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Is The Stimulus Rebate A Universal Basic Income?
Congress is about to pass a massive economic stimulus package that will, among other things, send cash to most American households. The so-called rebates amount...
March 25, 2020
Leonard E. Burman
How A VAT Could Tax The Rich And Pay For Universal Basic Income
The Congressional Budget Office just projected a series of $1 trillion budget deficits—as far as the eye can see. Narrowing that deficit will require not...
January 30, 2020
William G. Gale
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