Book Launch: Exploring Universal Basic Income
Universal basic income (UBI) is emerging as one of the most hotly debated issues in development and social protection policy. But what are the features of UBI? What is it meant to achieve? How do we know, and what don’t we know, about its performance? What does it take to implement it in practice?
Drawing from global evidence, literature, and survey data, Exploring Universal Basic Income provides a framework to elucidate issues and trade-offs in UBI with a view to help inform choices around its appropriateness and feasibility in different contexts.
Global Director, Social Protection & Jobs, The World Bank
Senior Adviser, Social Protection & Jobs, The World Bank
Global Lead for Safety Nets, Social Protection & Jobs, The World Bank
Global Director, Poverty and Equity Global Practice, The World Bank
Division Chief, Expenditure Policy Division, The International Monetary Fund
Associate Director, Program Division, UNICEF
World Bank Group (MC C2-350)
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