Basic Income and the Future of Work

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Guaranteed annual income or a basic income is a policy idea that's been considered for decades. Under the previous government, Ontario undertook a partial pilot project to see how it could work. But the arrival of this pandemic, and the introduction of CERB (Canada Emergency Response Benefit) has accelerated the conversation around whether it's an idea whose time has come.
Episode:
Income Equality in Canada
Related tags:
Economy
Aired:
Sep 22, 2020
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