Latest news coverage of Universal Basic Income and the Lab

December 6, 2019 | Australian Broadcasting Company (ABC): This Working Life Podcast

Is This the End of Work as We Know it?

(Juliana Bidadanure, beginning at 7:30 minutes) - The year is 2050- the world's population is nearing the 10 billion mark, artificial intelligence is integral to many of the jobs we do, and robots and technological "personal assistants" are the new norm in the workforce. So will there be enough paid work to go around?

May 17, 2019 | Palo Alto Daily

With artificial intelligence looming, debate over 'basic income' heats up

Basic Income Lab faculty director, Juliana Bidadanure, speaks to the Palo Alto Daily about whether universal basic income could bring an end to poverty. This article examines the challenges and different schools of thought on universal basic income and why it may or may not be feasible.

December 10, 2018 | Stanford News

Stanford Lab Explores Universal Basic Income

Stanford philosopher Juliana Bidadanure is leading an initiative focused on fostering discussions about universal basic income and analyzing previous and ongoing unconditional cash experiments across the world.

November 8, 2018 | National League of Cities

UBI Cities Toolkit Launch

The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Stanford Basic Income Lab (BIL) released the first-ever definitive guide for piloting universal basic income (UBI) in cities. The toolkit, entitled “Basic Income in Cities,” is meant to serve as a guide to cities considering piloting UBI, highlighting the ...