Over the coming year, Oakland, Finland, the Netherlands and Ontario will trial Universal Basic Income (UBI) programs. Glasgow and Fife councils in Scotland are considering similar programs. And its not just governments; an independent initiative in San Francisco called My Basic Income is currently fundraising and inviting entrees for its second $15,000 basic income sweepstakes.
The concept of universal basic income is relatively simple. Continue reading “2017 Will be an Important Year for Universal Basic Income”