Browsing Category Universal Basic Income

Profitable Work Automation

Slums that get Universal Basic Income transfers from the government remain slums. All the work that needs to be done isn’t being paid, so it doesn’t get done.
The model of expecting global corporations and Big Government to solve the scarcity of paid work is broken. Paul Mason does an excellent job of explaining why in this article from mid-2015: The end of capitalism has begun: the rise of non-market production, of unownable information, of peer networks and unmanaged enterprises.

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