PILOTS & EXPERIMENTS
by: Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot pitched a pilot program Monday giving $500 monthly payments to
by Justin Phillips on Sep. 12, 2021 When I talked to Sheryl Davis days after San Francisco announced the
One hundred Columbia-based fathers will soon have more money to provide for their families due to UBI pilots under
Half of the participants will be Black women in an effort to address inequities uncovered a 2019 report. By:
By: Sara Rizzo HudsonUP’s Universal Basic Income (UBI) Pilot Program (NY) is adding 50 more participants to receive $500
25 North Nashville Families Will Receive $1,000 Monthly Payments So Researchers Can Study The Impact
By: PAIGE PFLEGER. The group Moving Nashville Forward has raised money for the city’s first guaranteed income pilot study.
by Toru Yamamori Gyeonggi Province, Republic of Korea, has been implementing the Youth Basic Income (YBI) programme since April 1,
By: MICHAEL BARBA. San Francisco thinks it may have an answer for its rising gun violence problem: Paying people
Opinion: Guaranteed basic income is the next great US social experiment. California should lead the way.
The country’s first guaranteed income experiment could be a model for a national roll-out of Universal Basic Income. BY
By: Ben Winck A handful of Native American tribes are using federal pandemic aid for new rounds of stimulus
Young people aged 14 to 24 may be the most vulnerable of all young people since WWII. Their mental
Evanston City Council moves forward on Guaranteed Income program with $500 monthly payments to select residents
By: Bob Seidenberg As many as 165 residents across a wide range of ages could be in line to receive
Scottish ministers have launched a consultation on creating a minimum income guarantee just as Glasgow hosts the world’s biggest
By: Chad Swiatecki Joining the ranks of a handful of other cities interested in adopting some form of ongoing
By: Graham Johnson A lifeline is on the way for more than a hundred South Sound families struggling financially.
NYC Republican mayoral candidate Curtis Sliwa pitches universal basic income pilot program of $1,100 a month for 500 people for two years.
Despite his loss in the Democratic primary, it appears at least one candidate for the general election in the
The city of Alexandria, Virginia, is joining a growing number of cities across the U.S. that are sending money
2-Year UBI Pilot in Uganda Results in More Happiness, Education, Entrepreneurship, Savings, and Independence
By: Spencer Daniels Uganda is a southeastern African country neighboring Lake Victoria, Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Wales should explore paying everyone a basic income to study how it could improve lives for generations in the future, the First Minister is being urged. By: Sophie Howe
The real test of a “real” universal basic income needs to include everyone. Can this approach survive the scrutiny
The Welsh government is to trial a form of Basic Income as part of its COVID-19 recovery strategy. So how should it be designed?
A striking element of pandemic recovery planning in Wales has been the announcement of a Basic Income scheme. But
Guaranteed income programs are becoming increasingly popular in cities and towns across the country By Dan McGowan Providence is
The Guaranteed Income Pilot Program Act of 2021 would setup three-year program to provide a monthly income to test
A British Columbia government-commissioned report dismissed the idea of a basic income, much to the disappointment of some antipoverty
By: Jason Ruiz Five hundred households in one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods will be part of Long Beach’s
Across the country, an unprecedented combination of stimulus checks and tax credits is helping families to weather the longstanding
By: William Melhado For many students, juggling school and work presents a formidable challenge. Throw childcare into that equation
While it’s promising to see our recovery in progress, we must reckon with the fact that our society functioning
As the feds rollback Covid-19 income supports, more municipalities are experimenting with guaranteed income programs. An interview with the
The project joins a growing list of local experiments in no-strings-attached payments to homeless young adults. By: Sarah Holder New York will become
Recipients of the money can spend it as they wish, but will be asked to participate in periodic surveys
Could an extra $500 a month change your life? One hundred fathers in Columbia are about to find out.