Available Testing Techniques

  • Karl WiderquistEmail author
Part of the Exploring the Basic Income Guarantee book series (BIG)


This chapter discusses some necessary definitions and the pros and cons of the techniques available for field experiments of the Universal Basic Income. These techniques include randomized controlled trials, saturation studies, and combinations of the two.


Basic income experiments Negative Income Tax experiments Social science experiments Basic income Universal Basic Income Randomized controlled trial Saturation study Saturation studies 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Georgetown University in QatarDohaQatar

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