United Kingdom: Opposition’s Economic Adviser Argues for UBI

Richard Murphy argues for an universal basic income when he analyzes the government’s tax credit cut, in the article published at the Tax Research UK homepage on 29th October 2015.


Murphy has been in favour of an universal basic income. he is also one of economic advisers for Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Labour party. The related news in the past on our site are:

UNITED KINGDOM: Jeremy Corbyn, candidate for Labour Party leader, recruits Basic Income advocate to draft economic plan

United Kingdom: Basic income supporter John McDonnell becomes shadow chancellor


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Toru Yamamori is a professor at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan.

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