Big guaranteed income program hits this US city

New UBI experiment promises $$$ for many, but success isn't guaranteed

Nov 02, 2020 | Editorial | Making change | The economy | Politics
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Is this the first step for UBI in the US?

Not quite, but it may be the most important yet. The city of Stockton, CA, launched the Stockton Economic Empowerment Demonstration (SEED) in 2018, which gave 125 residents $500/month for 18 months. The program’s early data suggested responsible spending on the essentials — participants put most of...

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