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Saturday, May 4 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Unconditional Basic Income

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What would happen if we paid every citizen a cash dividend sufficient to pay for their minimum survival needs? The expensive workload, necessary to prove who deserves it or needs it, costs more money than it saves. This expense is prevented by making it unconditional. We discuss revenue sources, effects on rent, effects on the labor force, and other considerations for this policy which has pilot programs around the world.

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Matt Arnold

Over the past 18 years, Matt has served in almost every position and every level of leadership in Penguicon. For five years, he has alternately served as a Board Director and Officer at i3Detroit hacker space. Professionally, Matt designs and publishes board games, develops websites... Read More →

Saturday May 4, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
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