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Title Basic income on the agenda : policy objectives and political chances / edited by Robert van der Veen and Loek Groot
Published Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press ; London : Eurospan, 2000


Description 1 online resource (290 pages) : illustrations
Contents In search of the double-edged sword / Paul de Beer -- Basic income and its cognates: partial basic income versus earned income tax credit and reductions of Social Security contributions as alternative ways of addressing the 'new social question' / Philippe van Parijs, Laurence Jacquet and Claudio Caesar Salinas -- Activation and the burden of working: on instrument choice by a responsibility-sensitive egalitarian government / Frank Vandenbroucke and Tom Van Puyenbroeck -- Arguing for a negative income tax in Germany / Joachim Mitschke -- Hush money or emancipation fee? A gender analysis of basic income / Ingrid Robeyns -- Prospects for basic income in an age of inactivity? / Anton Hemerijk -- Basic income and social Europe / Fritz W. Scharpf -- Basic income at the heart of social Europe? Reply to Fritz Scharpf / Philippe Van Parijs -- European basic income or the race to the bottom: why politicians might come to think the unthinkable / Steve Quilley
Summary A inquiry into the pros and cons of an unconditional basic income
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Minimum wage -- Europe
Income maintenance programs.
Basic income.
Basic income -- Government policy -- Europe
Society and culture: general.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Poverty & Homelessness.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Comparative Politics.
Income maintenance programs
Basic income -- Government policy
Basic income
Minimum wage
Amsterdam <2000>
Genre/Form Electronic book
Form Electronic book
Author Veen, Robert van der, editor.
Groot, L. F. M. (Lucas Franciscus Michaƫl), 1962- editor.
LC no. 2001406843
ISBN 0585496404