Skeptical Thoughts on a Taxpayer-Funded Basic Income Guarantee
By Robert M. Whaples
The intellectual underpinning of a government-guaranteed basic income fails to overcome several objections on historical, economic, and moral grounds. But if it ever did, the adoption of a basic-income guarantee would deserve only cautious consideration because major policy changes always have numerous unknown and often irreversible consequences.
|Other Independent Review articles by Robert M. Whaples|
|Summer 2022||The Wisdom of David J. Theroux (19492022)|
|Summer 2022||Hollowed Out:A Warning about Americas Next Generation|
|Summer 2022||Inflation:What It Is, Why Its Bad, and How to Fix It|
|[View All (72)]|