Most misunderstandings concerning basic income arise from exaggeration about what it can or ought to achieve. This is illustrated in reasonable points raised by Ruth Lister in a recent piece in a Compass series. For me, basic income addresses some fundamental problems in institutional design. Tackling those problems will make a contribution towards solving a range of contemporary […]
Louise Haagh is a Reader in Politics at the University of York, co-editor of the academic journal Basic Income Studies and co-chair of BIEN.