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The Minimum Wage Con

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
Cue the celebrations in parliament. The backslaps. The self-congratulatory fist pumps. What is all this revelry and merriment for you ask? Has someone passed legislation to build more ‘affordable’ houses for people on low incomes? Is there an initiative to make university students leave without choking on an indigestible mountain of debt? Or perhaps some clever Read More

Taxing Robots and The Universal Basic Wage: the Jobless Future?

4 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
In the opening scenes of Blade Runner, IRobot, or any futuristic dystopian film where humans are set to confront robots as the future rule makers and breakers of planet earth, we are often introduced to a context where robots are ubiquitous: they fill the landscape, they are the main protagonists, they are the new lovers, Read More