Will UBI still make sense in the post-corona world?

Will UBI still make sense in the post-corona world?

We need Basic Income to make our societies more resilient against shocks like Corona or the Euro-crisis, but also to ensure freedom for all citizens to choose or to say no, stressed Philippe Van Parijs in his presentation at the UBIE General Assembly on 23 May, 2020....
Your new Sunday activity: Basic Income Tea!

Your new Sunday activity: Basic Income Tea!

The first edition of UBIE’s new weekly online talk “Basic income Tea” on Sunday, 26 April, we covered the topic of EU solidarity in response to the Corona crisis with our two guests, Stanislas Jourdan and François Denuit. Here’s a little summary of...
Cash-for-corona: No Basic Income in Spain yet

Cash-for-corona: No Basic Income in Spain yet

The current policy proposal being discussed in Spain has nothing to do with a universal basic income. By Leire Rincón, Chair of Unconditional Basic Income Europe Since the outbreak of coronavirus and the subsequent social and economic lockdown, there have been...