Simon Duffy, the Director of the Centre for Welfare Reform in the UK, writes this list-style post as an introduction to the main benefits of a universal basic income.» Read more
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Simon Duffy and John Dalrymple, "Let’s scrap the DWP: The case for basic income security in Scotland"
Simon Duffy and John Dalrymple, “Let’s scrap the DWP: The case for basic income security in Scotland“, The Centre for Welfare Reform, 2014 September» Read more
PUBLISHER’S SUMMARY: In the final joint policy paper in our series with the University of Birmingham, Simon Duffy outlines the case for radical reform of the tax-benefit system. The current system is confusing and unfair, it locks the poor into poverty and imposes upon them the highest rates of tax. Instead we need to move to an integrated tax-benefit system,» Read more
ABSTRACT: The paper sets out a proposal for the reform of the income security system in an independent Scotland. It proposes the development of a system where all Scottish citizens would receive a minimum income – Basic Income Security. This is a working paper, we welcome comments, we will produce a final version in partnership with the Scottish Campaign for» Read more
A panel discussion and Q&A on a universal basic income for the UK was held in Sheffield in November 2016. Here’s a video.» Read more