Time for a Basic Income in Scotland?
- draws on cutting-edge action research on Basic Income in Europe and elsewhere
- discusses key Scottish social and economic challenges and
- explores options for introducing a Basic Income to Scotland.
You can watch the video of the keynote speech by Prof. Guy Standing here:
Date and Time: Sat 26 November 2016, 10:00 – 15:15 GMT
Location: The Pearce Institute, 840-860 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 3UU
You can download the poster for the event here.
What is a Basic Income? An Unconditional Basic Income would involve regular payments to all residents in a country, enabling them to control the balance between paid and unpaid work in their lives.
Keynote speaker: Guy Standing, co-founder of the Basic Income Earth Network, Professorial Research Associate at the School of Oriental and African Studies and internationally acclaimed author of groundbreaking books cadana casino on work, security and the economy.