Additional UBI Resources

PRIMERS

The foundation of Universal Basic Income begins with understanding the problem: scarcity mindset.

Several years ago, American psychologists made a shocking discovery that is beginning to shift how we think about poverty today. Rutger Bregman investigates in his popular TED Talk below.

 

Bregman introduces us to the real problem, scarcity mindset. UBI provides an immediate and direct solution to the problem.

The video below by Kurzgesagt, an education company, thoroughly investigates the idea of unconditionally giving people money.

 

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UBI COMMUNITIES 

RESEARCH PAPERS (461)

Since 1998, there have been 461 research papers published about UBI and cash transfer programs to inform the policies of today. View them all here.

PROGRAMS AND EXPERIMENTS (35)

In the last few decades, there have been more than 35 UBI test programs and cash transfer experiments. Read more about them below. (Clicking each link will begin a PDF download.)