Why an Unconditional Basic Income is Highly Problematic – General Considerations and Quantitative Implications for the Case of Germany

Auszug aus: Journal for Markets and Ethics (2021)/1 Michael Frenkel Online veröffentlicht: 29 Apr 2022Seitenbereich: 1 – 13 Zusammenfassung The concept of an unconditional basic income is not new, but it is still the subject of much controversy. This paper looks at the quantitative effects of introducing an unconditional basic income, using Germany as an example. It […]

UBI in Times of Crisis: The Net Basic Income Discussing the Case of Germany

Auszug aus: Journal for Markets and Ethics (2021)/1 Bernhard Neumärker, Bianca Blum, Burhan Yalcin und Sema Yalcin Online veröffentlicht: 29 Apr 2022Seitenbereich: 15 – 36 Zusammenfassung The measures taken to contain the Covid-19 pandemic have resulted in, among other things, massive loss of earnings. Many people are therefore increasingly experiencing an income crisis in addition to the acute […]