Why in news? Sikkim is set to become the first state in India to roll out Universal Basic Income (UBI).
It is essential, in this context, to assess the suitability of UBI idea for the whole of the country.
How does UBI work? UBI has been hailed as a means of fostering social justice and equal opportunity. It is also seen as a way of restoring individual choice and freedom and reigning in the influence of the state. Basic Income – UBI is an idea that requires that every person should have a right to a basic income to […]