[Rushtalk] Finnish universal income experiment - the conclusion

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From: Per Jessen <per at computer.org>

>From srf.ch :

>From 2016 to 2018, in Finland the government paid a universal income to
2'000 long-term unemployed.  A team of experts have now completed their
analysis of the results - conclusion: unremarkable. 

- recipients were sceptical at first, but quickly turned enthusiastic.

- 3/4 of the population was sceptical beforehand and remained so. 

- none of the unemployed found employment.

- does not make anyone more active or more passive.

Overall conclusion - the universal income did not improve on the
existing situation. 


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