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Basic Income For Entrepreneurs

(If ensuring people are fed, housed, and healthy doesn’t convince you)

One of the main arguments against Basic Income is that it will make people lazy — that they will stop working if they have a guaranteed income. Ignoring, for a moment, that the data suggest otherwise, let’s go down a different path. One that might speak to people for whom the “humanity” argument falls flat. Let’s talk about the modern day…