TITLE

Basic Income From an Ecological Perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Andersson, Jan Otto
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Basic Income Studies;2009, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p-1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
How is a basic income (BI) linked to growth and ecological sustainability? Should it be financed from more production, natural resource rents or green taxes? Should a BI be introduced globally rather than in the already rich countries? There is a case on equity grounds for linking a BI to ecological taxes and degrowth in the overconsuming societies, but to use BI as a tool for improving production in poverty struck regions.
ACCESSION #
90365733

 

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