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Joe Biden’s administration has discussed recurring checks for Americans with Andrew Yang’s ‘Humanity Forward’ nonprofit

The press secretary for Andrew Yang’s Humanity Forward organisation told Insider that the group has discussed potential recurring economic relief with the incoming Biden administration. Yang has long been a proponent for universal basic income (UBI), making it a key plank of his presidential campaign. Humanity Forward was created to, […]
Joe Biden’s administration has discussed recurring checks for Americans with Andrew Yang’s ‘Humanity Forward’ nonprofit
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Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says US stimulus programmes have ‘failed’ — and that policymakers should now focus on preventing a ‘lost generation’ of workers

Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz said in an interview with CNBC that US stimulus programmes have “failed, and we have to admit that.” The US has launched $US2 trillion worth of stimulus, and another $US3 trillion package is set to be voted on by the Senate. Stiglitz, who won a […]
Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says US stimulus programmes have ‘failed’ — and that policymakers should now focus on preventing a ‘lost generation’ of workers