Basic Income History

A Brief History of Basic Income: Homesteading, Stake-holding, Negative Income Tax, etc.

A Brief History of Basic Income: Homesteading, Stake-holding, Negative Income Tax, etc.

First large scale social science experiments on Basic Income in N. America (circa 1968-1980).

First large scale social science experiments on Basic Income in N. America (circa 1968-1980).

References:

  1. Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN). History of Basic Income. Retrieved from: http://www.basicincome.org/basic-income/history/
  2. Basic Income Guarantee Australia (BIGA). A short history of basic income in Australia and New Zealand. Retrieved from: http://www.basicincome.qut.edu.au/about-basic-income/a-short-history-of-basic-income-in-australia-and-newzealand.jsp
  3. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (1986, September). Lessons from the Income Maintenance Experiments (Alicia H. Munnell, Editor). Retrieved from: https://www.bostonfed.org/economic/conf/conf30/conf30.pdf
  4. Smiley, Lauren (2015, December 15). Silicon Valley’s Basic Income Bromance. Backchannel. Retrieved from: https://backchannel.com/silicon-valley-s-basic-income-bromance-97595cd35d5d
  5. Graham, Paul (2016, January). Economic Inequality. Retrieved from: http://paulgraham.com/ineq.html
  6. Manjoo, Farhad (2016, March 2). New York Times. Retrieved from: www.nytimes.com/2016/03/03/technology/plan-to-fight-robot-invasion-at-work-give-everyone-a-paycheck.html
  7. Muhonen, Teemu (2016, February 15). Can the ECB create money for a universal basic income? Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN). Retrieved from: http://www.basicincome.org/news/2016/02/no-money-for-basic-income-ecb-qe4people/