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Basic income as a pivoting reform

Basic income is a democratizing reform that is long overdue. A guarantee of basic security is necessary to allow people to stand as more independent. Other institutional adjustments are needed, but basic income will help other policies designed to support human development to be more effective.

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  1. Louise Haagh is at the Department of Politics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK.

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Correspondence to Louise Haagh.