Basic Income back in the news

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Re: Basic Income back in the news

Post by ochotona » Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:58 am

Very good point by Grant Williams today on Macrovoices Podcast...

If UBI comes at a time when there is huge recession fear, like Fall 2008, that UBI will not be stimulative... people will save it, they won't spend it. It will not serve it's stated purpose.
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Re: Basic Income back in the news

Post by dualstow » Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:38 pm

Oh dear Lord

some reddit comments on the above - https://www.reddit.com/r/BasicIncome/co ... sal_basic/
El Chapo’s family to compensate those who lost relatives in botched arrest. Isn’t that sweet.
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