A brand new research primarily based in Stockton, California of a “guaranteed basic income,” discovered that over the course of two years, the research’s individuals benefited considerably from having a no-strings-attached month-to-month stipend of $500. Participants who had been unemployed discovered jobs at twice the speed of non-participants. And, they skilled higher psychological well being and total wellbeing. The research’s outcomes are notably well-timed given how the coronavirus pandemic has vastly deepened present earnings and wealth inequality within the United States.
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Sukhi Samra, Director of SEED, the Stockton Economic Empowerment Demonstration, the nation’s first mayor led assured earnings demonstration.
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