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SPAIN: XVI Basic Income Symposium at the Faculty of Economics and Business

University of the Basque Country (in Wikipedia)

University of the Basque Country (in Wikipedia)

The XVI Basic Income Symposium at the Faculty of Economics and Business will take place on November 18-19. This event will be held at the Sarriko-Aula Magna, at this Faculty in Bilbao.


Presentations and debates will start at 9 am on Friday (the 18th) and close at 2 pm on Saturday (the19th). The event will start with a debate about the future of employment, job guarantees and basic income. Later in the afternoon on first day, the film “In the same boat” will be shown in the presence of its director, Rudy Gnutti. Basic Income experiments will be discussed at the end of the first day. On the next day, the annual meeting of BIEN’s affiliate Red Renta Básica will take place during the morning, followed by a discussion of the social, economic and political viability of basic income.


Longtime basic income activists, researchers and politicians will speak and debate at this conference, such as Lluis Torrens, Daniel Raventós, Pablo Yanes and Juan Carlos Monedero.


More information at:


In Spanish

Red Renta Básica, “XVI Simposio de la Renta Básica”, 14th September 2016


In Spanish and Catalan

Program of the XVI Simposio de la Renta Básica

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