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JAPAN: Radio program on universal basic income tonight

TBS radio, one of the major nationwide radio channels in Japan, will tonight broadcast a live discussion on basic income. TBS radio’s daily program ‘Session 21’, whose main anchor is critic Chiki Ogiue, will host a discussion on UBI at 22.45 local time (GMT+9), February 8.

The program will include two discussants: Tomohiro Inoue, a lecturer at Komazawa University and expert on economics and artificial intelligence, and Toru Yamamori, professor at Doshisha University and Basic Income News editor.

Further details can be found here (in Japanese).

Reviewed by Genevieve Shanahan.

The image is a book on basic income in Japan from Palgrave Macmillan.

About Toru Yamamori

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

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