How might receiving a guaranteed check from the government every month impact the welfare safety net and the relationship between individuals and the state? Oren Cass of MI explains the pros and cons of adopting a universal basic income in this episode of POLICYbrief.
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Learn more about Oren Cass:
The Once and Future Worker
Why Universal Basic Income Is a Terrible Idea
The Architecture of a Basic Income
Who Really Stands to Win from Universal Basic Income?
Universal Basic Income: Real and Ideal:
Making quasi-sense of recent basic income initiatives