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Universal Basic Income: Comparative Analysis of Experiments

  • Svetlana TsvirkoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1018)

Abstract

The article reveals the features of universal basic income. The objective of the research is to analyze experiments with UBI and to detect advantages and disadvantages of this relatively new, innovative and rather contradictory approach. The method of research is comparative analysis. Several experiments in the sphere of UBI in different types of countries (both developed and developing) are discussed. It is shown that the results of UBI-like experiments are controversial.

Keywords

Universal basic income Public finance Social policy Welfare Poverty Inequality 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Financial University under the Government of the Russian FederationMoscowRussian Federation

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