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Business Insider spoke to Michael Stynes on Finland basic income trials

Stynes described how Finland's basic income trial was hamstrung from success.

Dec 8, 2019

JFI basic income research featured in El País

Stephen Nuñez spoke to El Pais on our basic income research in Maricá, Brazil.

Nov 25, 2019

Doug Webber

Doug Webber, Associate Professor of Economics at Temple University, joined us for a JFI Research Session to share the results of his recent work.

Nov 22, 2019

The Basic Income Podcast hosts Michael Stynes & Stephen Nuñez

JFI CEO Michael Stynes and Guaranteed Income Project Lead Stephen Nuñez discussed our research in Maricá on unconditional cash transfers for over 50,000 people.

Nov 21, 2019

Dubravka Ritter

Dubravka Ritter of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia presented two papers at a JFI Research Session this November.

Nov 20, 2019

Alyssa Battistoni

Harvard Environmental Fellow and political theorist Alyssa Battistoni presented on her new book, "A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal."

Nov 15, 2019

Stephen Nuñez testified on basic income to New York City Council

JFI's Project Lead on Guaranteed Income, Stephen Nuñez, provided testimony to the Committee on Civil Service & Labor at New York City Council, providing insights on fears of automation and research on basic income

Nov 13, 2019

JFI Researchers at UN Global Pulse discussions in Geneva

JFI Digital Ethics Project Lead, Arden Ali, and JFI Research Fellow Michael Pizzi participated in UN Global Pulse discussions on human rights and AI.

Nov 13, 2019

Johannes Haushofer

Johannes Haushofer presented at a JFI Research Session on Friday, Nov. 8th, about new cash transfer research

Nov 8, 2019

JFI's work in Maricá covered in Vox

Dylan Matthews contextualizes Maricá's new basic income policy

Oct 31, 2019

Press release: Announcing research on a new large-scale basic income policy in Maricá, Brazil

Research partnership between Maricá, the Jain Family Institute (JFI), the Fluminense Federal University (UFF), and the Euclides da Cunha Foundation (FEC) to study the effects of a citywide unconditional cash transfer policy in Maricá, Brazil

Oct 30, 2019

Zach Parolin

A presentation on organized labor and automation

Oct 18, 2019

AI and the Rule of Law

JFI attended the inaugural roundtable in Athens

Oct 2, 2019

Robert Hartley

Hartley presented on models for financing for guaranteed income

Sep 27, 2019

Michael Stynes discusses UBI on Yahoo! Finance

The discussion centered on the state of research and evidence for UBI

Sep 25, 2019

Article: Embedded EthiCS: Integrating Ethics Across CS Education

The August 2019 cover story of the Communications of the ACM is co-authored by JFI fellows David Gray Grant and Lily Hu

Jul 29, 2019

First meeting of Newark's UBI Task Force

A potential pilot in Newark, New Jersey

Jul 26, 2019

Rodrigo Ochigame

Ochigame discussed his interdisciplinary research on models of logic

Jul 12, 2019

Beth Popp Berman

Berman presented her forthcoming book, "Thinking Like an Economist"

Jun 28, 2019

Kathryn Holston

Holston presented on the current state of macroeconomic modeling

Jun 21, 2019

A panel on guaranteed income in Chicago

Lauren Burns-Coady in conversation with Ameya Pawar and Ebony Scott

Jun 19, 2019

JFI presents at the North American Basic Income Guarantee Congress

Lauren Burns-Coady, Sidhya Balakrishnan, and Sara Constantino presented on the role of pilots in cash transfer research

Jun 18, 2019

Report: DREAMers' perceptions of ISAs

Results from focus groups on higher education financing

Jun 10, 2019

Marshall Steinbaum

Steinbaum presented a paper on student debt

Jun 7, 2019

Aisha Nyandoro and Rachel Black

Nyandoro and Black discussed the Magnolia Mother's Trust

May 31, 2019

J.W. Mason

Mason presented on macroeconomics after the recession

May 24, 2019

Jack Marley-Payne

Marley-Payne led us through a new workshop on p-values

May 17, 2019

JFI testifies before the Alaska State Legislature

Director of Research Sidhya Balakrishnan lent her expertise to a discussion of the Alaska Permanent Fund's disbursement schedule

May 11, 2019

Dylan Matthews

Matthews spoke on the state of data journalism

May 3, 2019

Arden Ali

Ali presented on ethical considerations for artificial intelligence

Apr 26, 2019

A new website on algorithmic decision-making systems in New York

The site is a Harvard Kennedy School capstone project created in partnership with JFI

Apr 26, 2019

Hana Beach

Beach provided an overview of feminist thought on basic income

Apr 19, 2019

Maximilian Kasy

Kasy presented on basic income experimental design

Apr 12, 2019

Newark announces task force to explore UBI

JFI and ESP will lead the task force

Mar 12, 2019

Economic Security for IL publishes its full report

JFI contributed to the report’s section on basic income pilots

Feb 7, 2019

ISAs in the Financial Times

JFI quoted in “American Education and the Rise of Philanthropic Capital”

Jan 18, 2019

Workshop in Ethical Engineering

A new MIT course taught by JFI fellows

Jan 7, 2019

A pre-analysis plan for Stockton

New details on Stockton, California’s guaranteed income demonstration

Dec 20, 2018

ISAs in ImpactAlpha

An article on JFI’s partners, Better Future Forward

Nov 15, 2018

Income Share Agreements at Purdue

A video from PBS Newshour explains how ISAs work

Nov 15, 2018

New Paper: Borrowing Arrangements and Returns to Education

A JFI paper on higher ed finance and ISAs

Nov 3, 2018

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