Punishing Costs: Budget Priorities and Guaranteed Annual Income

Summary: 

Critics of guaranteed annual income allege that the program costs too much. However, despite the claim that the era of big government is over and the call for austerity measures, government spending is increasing. As a way of understanding the outcomes and opportunity costs of the current government budgetary priorities, this paper explores two guaranteed income programs and their outcomes.

Publication date: 
Sep 2011
Author: 
Chandra Pasma
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