A Lockean Argument for Basic Income

Basic Income Studies 6 (2):11 (2011)
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Abstract

I present Lockean considerations that count in favor of a global basic income program. This paper articulates a conception of equal-share left-libertarianism that is supported by the moral rights of full self-ownership and world-ownership. It is argued that, according to this view, an appropriately constructed global basic income program would be a key institution for promoting the rights of full self-ownership and world-ownership.

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Daniel Moseley
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