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- 272 pages
- Give People Money
- Annie Lowrey
- 17 April 2014 Annie Lowrey
[EPUB] ✼ Give People Money ❁ Annie Lowrey – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk A brilliantly reported global look at universal basic income a stipend given to every citizen and why it might be necessary for our age of rising ineuality persistent poverty and dazzling technology I A brilliantly reported global look at universal basic income a stipend given to every citizen and why it might be necessary for our age of rising ineuality persistent poverty and dazzling technology Imagine if every month the government deposited into your checking 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 libertarians socialists union representatives feminists conservatives Bernie supporters development economists child care workers welfare recipients and politicians from India to Finland to Canada to Mexico all are Give People PDF/EPUB or talking about UBIIn this sparkling and provocative book economics writer Annie Lowrey looks at the global UBI movement She travels to Kenya to see how a UBI is lifting the poorest people on earth out of destitution India to see how inefficient government programs are failing the poor South Korea to interrogate UBI's intellectual pedigree and Silicon Valley to meet the tech titans financing UBI pilots in expectation of a world with advanced artificial intelligence and little need for human laborLowrey examines the potential of such a sweeping policy and the challenges the movement faces among them contradictory aims uncomfortable costs and most powerfully the entrenched belief that no one should get something for nothing She shows how this arcane policy offers not only a potential answer for our most intractable economic and social problems but also a better foundation for our society in this age of turbulence and marvels.