Research papers produced by the Basic Income Lab

What We Know About Universal Basic Income: A Cross-Synthesis of Reviews

Rebecca Hasdell

In the last ten years, as Universal Basic Income has moved up the policy agenda, many reviews and reports have taken stock of the evidence on unconditional and universal cash programs. Our report, “A cross synthesis of recent reviews of the evidence on UBI-type programs,” is intended as an "umbrella review."

Basic Income In Cities Toolkit

Juliana Bidadanure, Sean Kline, Camille Moore, Brooks Rainwater, & Catherine Thomas

Launched in early November 2018 at the National League of Cities annual meeting, the toolkit, Basic Income In Cities: A Guide to City Experiments and Pilot Projects, highlights emerging practices and shares insights on the process of designing UBI experiments in ways that are ethical, rigorous, informative and consequential for local and national policymaking.