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Call for Papers: An Intellectual History of Basic Income

  • University of Cambridge The Old Schools, Trinity Ln Cambridge CB2 1TN (map)

Please send an abstract of no more than 500 words, accompanied by a short CV to by September 1, 2018.

Conference date: University of Cambridge, 14th January 2019

The aim of the conference is to examine (1) the intellectual content of basic income as it emerged in the 20th century, (2) the specific contexts in which it has attained popularity, (3) the role of institutions and networks in its global dissemination, and (4) the relationship between UBI and wider debates about social justice. We invite papers from researchers in the fields of History, Social Policy, Philosophy, Economics, Sociology, and History of Science.

More information can be found here

Earlier Event: August 24
BIEN Congress 2018