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Utopia for realists

Rutger Bregman (Author), Elizabeth Manton (Translator)
A noted Dutch journalist and economist proposes an outline for a new worldwide Utopia, with central tenets including a shortened work week, a guaranteed basic income for all, wealth redistribution, and open borders everywhere
Print Book, English, 2018
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Bloomsbury, London, 2018
316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9781408893210, 9781408890264, 9781408890271, 9781408890233, 1408893215, 1408890267, 1408890275, 1408890232
The return of Utopia
Why we should give free money to everyone
The end of poverty
The bizarre tale of President Nixon and his basic income bill
New figures for a new era
A fifteen-hour workweek
Why it doesn't pay to be a banker
Race against the machine
Beyond the gates of the land of plenty
How ideas change the world
First published in the Netherlands as Gratis geld voor iedereen : en nog vijf grote ideen die de wereld kunnen veranderen by The Correspondent
English translation first published in 2017
Translated from the Dutch