Publications

Book Chapters

“Basic Income and the Alaska Model: Limits of the Resource Dividend Model for the Implementation of an Unconditional Basic Income,” in Karl Widerquist and Michael W. Howard, eds., Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend: Examining its Suitability as a Model (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012), pp. 141-55. PDF of my chapter

“The Capitalist Road to Communism: Are We There Yet?” in Axel Gosseries and Yannick Vanderborght, eds., Arguing about justice: Essays for Philippe Van Parijs (Louvain, Belgium: Presses Universitaires de Louvain, 2011), pp. 415-22. PDF of entire book; PDF of my chapter

Simon Birnbaum reviews several contributions to Arguing About Justice, including mine, in “Self-Ownership, Liberal Neutrality and the Realm of Freedom: New Reflections on the Justification of Basic Income,” in Jurisprudence 4:2, 344–357 (2013). PDF

“Basic Income in the United States: Redefining Citizenship in the Liberal State,” “Basic Income in the United States: Redefining Citizenship in the Liberal State,” in Karl Widerquist, Michael A. Lewis, and Steven Pressman, eds., The Ethics and Economics of the Basic Income Guarantee (Ashgate, 2005), pp. 109-21. PDF of my chapter

Refereed Articles

“Lessons from Sweden: Solidarity, the Welfare State, and Basic Income,” Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, vol. 43, no. 3 (September 2016), pp. 73-96. PDF

“Feminist Political Theory and the Argument for an Unconditional Basic Income,” Policy and Politics, vol. 39, no. 1 (January 2011), pp. 27-42. PDF

“Institutionalizing the Universal Caregiver through an Unconditional Basic Income?” Basic Income Studies, 3:3 (December 2008), article 7. PDF

“Targeting Benefit Levels to Individuals or Families?” Basic Income Studies, 2:1 (June 2007), article 7. PDF

“Basic Income in the United States: Redefining Citizenship in the Liberal State,” Review of Social Economy, 63:4 (December 2005): 633-48. PDF

“Distributive Justice and the Argument for an Unconditional Basic Income,” Journal of Socio‑Economics, 34:1 (February 2005): 3-15. PDF

Book Reviews

Review of Charles Karelis, The Persistence of Poverty: Why the Economics of the Well-off Can’t Help the Poor, in Basic Income Studies 8:1 (August 2013), 139-41. PDF

Review of Charles Murray, In Our Hands: A Plan to Replace the Welfare State, in Basic Income Studies 3:1 (June 2008), article 8. PDF

Review of Ailsa McKay, The Future of Social Security Policy: Women, work and a Citizens’ Basic Income, in Basic Income Studies 1:2 (December 2006), article 13. PDF

Unpublished Conference Papers

“Lessons from Sweden: Solidarity, the Welfare State, and Basic Income.” Paper presented to the 15th Congress of the Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), McGill University School of Law, Montréal, June 2014. PDF

“Which Way Forward for a Basic Income in the United States—Expand the EITC or Social Security? Paper presented to the 15th Congress of the Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), McGill University School of Law, Montréal, June 2014. PDF

“Does a Resource Tax Eliminate the Exploitation Objection to a Basic Income Once and For All?” Paper presented to the 11th Annual North American Basic Income Grant Conference, University of Toronto, May 2012. PDF