A brilliantly reported, global look at universal basic income—a
stipend given to every citizen—and why it might be necessary in an
age of rising inequality, persistent poverty, and dazzling
Imagine if every month the government deposited $1,000 into your
bank account, with nothing expected in return. It sounds crazy. But
it has become one of the most influential and hotly debated policy
ideas of our time. Futurists, radicals,... more...