Other Proposals

A Federal Job Guarantee Could Build An Inclusive Economy, Down with Tyranny, 12/17

Why the U.S. Needs a Federal Jobs Program, Not Payouts 17

Don’t Be Afraid of Robots: Technology is What We Make of It, Cashman, The Minskys 11/17 “In all cases, new technology is what society makes of it — that is, it should be used to broadly improve lives and work, not reorient the world around the technology itself or redistribute wealth upwards. Ride-hailing services like Uber and the promise of self-driving cars illustrate both sides of this point; polices like a job guarantee provide a path forward.”

The State of U.S. Infrastructure, McBride, CFR 10/17

What America would look like if it guaranteed everyone a job, Matthews, Vox 9/17

Finnish citizens given universal basic income report lower stress levels and greater incentive to work, Chapman, Ind. 6/17

Toward a Marshall Plan for America Rebuilding Our Towns, Cities, and the Middle Class, Tanden et al, Ctr for Am. Progress, 5/17

Compensating the “losers” of globalisation, Merler, Bruegel 1/17

F@ck Work?, Ferguson, Arcade, Stanford 12/16

A federal job guarantee is a good, All-American policy, Paul, US News 10/16

Basic Income: A Sellout of the American Dream, Freeman MIT Tech. Rev. 6/16

The overhyped fantasy of basic income vs. robots Pethokoukis, The Week 6/16

A Global Marshall Plan for Joblessness? Tcherneva, INET 5/16

The Federal Job Guarantee: A Step Toward Racial Justice, Hamilton, Dissent 9/15

Beyond Full Employment: The Employer of Last Resort as an Institution for Change, Tcherneva, Levy 9/12