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Universal Basic Income

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This week, we hear about a radical plan to end poverty: Universal Basic Income. 

  On the Dec 6, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko:

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What would you do with an extra $500 every month?  Host Joseph Pace and guests explore the promise of universal basic income in California. 

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The prospect of artificial intelligence and automation eliminating entire job categories has sparked a debate about a universal basic income.