Free Money? NOT! UBI Debunked

Mr. Dapperton let me know that Kurzgesagt had put out this video about Universal Basic Income (UBI). I’ve addressed the topic before, but this video was trending so I felt it merited a response.

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“Burning Down the Bayit.” Family Guy. Fox. 4 Mar 2012. Television.

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Academic Sources:

Freedman, D. H. (2016). Basic Income: A Sellout of the American Dream. MIT Technology Review. 119(4), 48-53.

Schneider, H. (2017). Universal Basic Income—Empty Dreams of Paradise. Intereconomics/Review of European Economic Policy, 52(2), 83-87.

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