1. Danaher believes that one problem with the "Work is bad" argument is that it is "insufficiently general". What he means by this is that some people attach a huge amount of self-worth and self-belief to success in their working lives. True or false?
2. The "Opportunity Cost" argument holds that work is bad because few people have opportunities for advancement in their work. True or false?
3. The "necessity" objection to the "Opportunity Cost" argument holds that most people need to work, because if they didn’t, they would not engage in more valuable activities that make better use of their […]
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Social Security Administration. ACTION:
Notice. SUMMARY: We are announcing a demonstration project for the Social Security Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program under title XVI of the Social Security Act (Act). In this project, we will test the effect of providing guaranteed income to adults with cancer in active treatment to learn about its interaction with the SSI program. We will modify the program rules that apply to certain project participants who apply for and who already receive SSI payments under the title XVI program. DATES: We plan to begin this project in March 2023 and end it in […]
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One of the most talked about changes that was brought in the Union Budget 2023 was for the insurance sector where insurance policies with aggregate premiums above Rs. 5 lakh will be taxable.
It is important for individuals to be aware of the changes in tax laws pertaining to life insurance policies and take steps to minimize the impact of these changes on their investment plans. Seeking the guidance of a financial advisor can be helpful in choosing the right insurance policy and investment strategy to achieve financial goals while minimizing tax liabilities.
Currently, all investments made in non-linked saving insurance […]
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A bill by Senator Dave Cortese establishing a statewide guaranteed income program for homeless students cleared its first policy committee on Wednesday. In a unanimous vote, the Senate Education Committee advanced SB 333, which would give homeless high school seniors $1,000 a month for five months to help them enroll in college or enter the workforce.
“When homelessness students graduate from high school, a crucial piece of their support system is suddenly removed. Let’s help these young people pursue their dreams – not end up back on the streets,” said Senator Cortese (D-San Jose) . “The no-strings-attached guaranteed income model […]
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The University of New Mexico will host the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Conference on April 21. | Facebook The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Conference at the University of New Mexico (UNM), and hosted by the Undergraduate Research, Arts & Design Network (URAD), will be held in person at the SUB on April 21, 9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Students can present on any research project they have conducted at UNM, according to a release . Any majors can share their work and display it either as an exhibit or performance.
Students can present their research in a variety of formats. These include an in-person […]
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EL MONTE, Calif. — Single mothers who live in El Monte could get $500 a month as part of a new guaranteed basic income program in the City of El Monte. To qualify, women must be single heads of household, have children between the ages of 0 and 17 years old living with them, have a verified income at the federal poverty line or below and be able to show their finances were affected by COVID-19.
Applications for the one-year pilot opened Monday and will run through April 15. Eligible mothers can apply online, by mail or in person at […]
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Universal basic income (UBI) schemes are often dismissed as being too expensive to implement on a large scale, but several cities are trying them out among small subsets of their populations. Giving people even a small financial leg up can go a long way towards bridging the gap between surviving and thriving. The biggest guaranteed income pilot in the US is currently underway in Chicago , where 500 families are receiving $500 per month, with no strings attached, for 12 months.
A far bigger UBI trial will be launching in India later this year. Announced last week by finance minister […]
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In this article, we take a look at the 25 highest paying jobs in the world without a degree. For more such jobs, visit 10 Highest Paying Jobs in the World Without a Degree .
It is a widespread misconception that a college degree is necessary to land a high-paying job in today’s competitive employment market. In this article, we will debunk the myth that a degree is a prerequisite for a high income and explore a variety of high-paying jobs that don’t require one.
Many lucrative job options call for something other than a degree, giving people a chance to […]
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Goldman Sachs economists released a report today that suggests generative artificial intelligence will significantly disrupt the global labor market, automating in the region of 300 million jobs over the next decade.
In the midst of what is now a generative AI boom – something that should be put on pause according to some leaders and thinkers in that space today – the investment bank warns as AI becomes “indistinguishable from human-created output,” there will be “potentially large macroeconomic effects.”
The researchers say a quarter of all work may be automated in the U.S. and Europe, which will lead to a profound […]
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Representational image: ChatGPT’s potential for job replacement. The rapid advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and automation have dramatically reshaped how we live, work, and interact with each other – and with technology. One such advancement is ChatGPT, developed by OpenAI, which promises to fundamentally alter the landscape of various industries by providing near-human-like communication capabilities.
ChatGPT , or Chatbot Generalized Pre-trained Transformer, is a cutting-edge natural language processing model designed to understand and generate real-time human-like textual responses.
Related ChatGPT: 30 incredible ways to use the AI-powered chatbot Discover how ChatGPT-4 is better than GPT-3.5 What ChatGPT-4 will […]
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