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To Lift Quality of Life and Economy, Finland Champions Universal Basic Income

To Lift Quality of Life and Economy, Finland Champions Universal Basic Income

Published on Sunday, December 06, 2015 by Common Dreams by Jon Queally, staff writer As a way to improve living standards and boosts its economy, the nation of Finland ismoving closer towards offering all of its adult citizens a basic permanent income of approximately 800 euros per month. “Basic income would increase everybody’s capacity to cope with financial shocks […]

Economist Has Convincing Theory on How Extreme Inequality Creates Extremist Violence

Economist Has Convincing Theory on How Extreme Inequality Creates Extremist Violence

Published on Monday, November 30, 2015 by Common Dreams by Lauren McCauley, staff writer Influential French economist Thomas Piketty is raising important questions this week after positing a theory that the rise of the Islamic State (or ISIS) can be attributed, at least in part, to extreme regional inequality in the Middle East fueled largely by oil wealth. Piketty […]

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