99% Invisible - 276- The Finnish Experiment


Around the world, there is a lot of buzz around the idea of universal basic income (UBI). In essence, UBI is the idea a government would pay all citizens, employed or not, a flat monthly sum to cover basic needs. This funding would come with no strings attached or special conditions, which would remove any potential stigma associated with receiving it. This podcast follows the launch of the Finnish government's UBI experiment in early 2017.


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