Jan. 6, 2019

Basic Income!

Basic Income!

Sources used in this episode: Evelyn L. Forget, “The Case for Basic Income in Canada,” University of Manitoba, 2012. David E. Thigpen, “Universal Income: What is it and is it Right for the US?” Roosevelt Institute, October 2016. David Macdonald, “A Policymaker’s Guide to Basic Income,” Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, October 2016. https://www.policyalternatives.ca/sites/default/files/uploads/publications/National%20Office/2016/10/Policymakers_Guide_to_Basic_Income.pdf John Kay, “The Basics of Basic Income,” ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, date unknown. https://www.ceps.eu/system/files/IEForum22017_1.pdf Ryan Meili and Danielle Martin, “The Health Case for Basic Income,” in Basic Income: Rethinking Social Policy, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 2016. https://www.policyalternatives.ca/sites/default/files/uploads/publications/National%20Office%2C%20Ontario%20Office/2016/10/CCPA%20ON%20Basic%20Income_FINAL.pdf Kela FPA, “Platform for Basic Income Experiment,” From Idea to Experiment: Report on Universal Basic Income Experiment in Finland, 2015.  https://basicincome.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/KELA_Preliminary_Report_UBI_Pilots.pdf Homeless Hub, “Homelessness and the Lack of Affordable Housing: What is the link?” The State of Homelessness in Canada, 2014. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support