Universal Basic Income: A Review

8 Pages Posted: 4 Aug 2017

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Usman W. Chohan

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS)

Date Written: August 4, 2017

Abstract

Universal Basic Income is a long-standing umbrella concept that is attracting ever more attention in light of the prognostications of a dire future wherein economic inequality is greatly exacerbated by various socioeconomic and technological factors. This discussion paper provides a synthesis of the salient literature and thus provides a timely review.

Keywords: Basic Income, Universal Basic Income, Inequality, Labour

Suggested Citation

Chohan, Usman W., Universal Basic Income: A Review (August 4, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3013634 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3013634

Usman W. Chohan (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School ( email )

Sydney, New South Wales
Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

Islamabad
Pakistan

Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS) ( email )

Rawalpindi
Pakistan

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