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Why we need a citizen's basic income : the desirability and implementation of an unconditional income

Author: Malcolm Torry; Guy Standing
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This fully updated and revised edition of Money for everyone includes new material to move the debate around Basic Income on from one of desirability to that of feasibility and implementation.
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Torry, Malcolm, 1955-
Why we need a citizen's basic income.
Bristol, UK : Polity Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1037798688
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Torry; Guy Standing
ISBN: 9781447343165 1447343166 9781447343189 1447343182 9781447343196 1447343190
OCLC Number: 1036986114
Notes: "This book is a second edition of Money for Everyone, published in 2013"--Preface.
Description: 1 online resource (279 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Imagine ... --
2. How did we get to where we are now? --
3. The economy, work and employment --
4. Individuals and their families --
5. Administrative efficiency --
6. Reducing poverty and inequality --
7. Is it feasible? --
8. Options for implementation --
9. Pilot projects and experiments --
10. Objections --
11. Alternatives to a citizen's basic Income --
12. A brief summary.
Responsibility: Malcolm Torry ; foreword by Guy Standing.

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