Universal basic income

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Proposals for a basic income to be delivered in the form of unconditional periodic cash payments to all individuals, without means-testing or work requirements.

There are a wide variety of basic income proposals circulating, differing in many respects including:

  • The amounts of the basic income;
  • Sources of funding; and
  • The nature and size of reductions in other transfers that might accompany it.

See also