The case for Universal Basic Income

John Lanchester in the London Review of Books presents what is, I think, a strong argument in favor of some form of Universal Basic Income (UBI). It is an idea that has had proponents across the political spectrum, and maybe, just maybe, it could work. Several UBI-themed books are reviewed. The link: https://www.lrb.co.uk/v41/n14/john-lanchester/good-new-idea

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