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Feasibility of Financing a Basic Income

Jordi Arcarons, Daniel Raventos Pañella and Lluís Torrens Mèlich
From the journal Basic Income Studies


This article describes the main results obtained from a microsimulation model designed by the authors in order to analyze the possibilities of financing a Basic Income (BI) in the territory of Catalonia on the basis of information provided by the IRPF (personal income tax) system. The BI proposal guarantees the material existence of the population and is not only desirable but also feasible.


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