Key Comparisons in Proposed Cash Transfer Legislation
Prepared by lead researchers in guaranteed income and cash transfer policy worldwide at the Jain Family Institute.
Yahoo! Finance features JFI higher ed access research
Laura Beamer, Lead Researcher on Higher Ed Finance, speaks with Yahoo! Finance on the findings of our first report on higher ed access throughout the U.S.
Press Release: Income Share Agreements - New Partnership
Outcome and JFI form an exclusive partnership to spearhead a new phase of growth for the income share agreement market and the students it serves.
Call for Abstracts: MIT x JFI workshop on algorithmic ethics
JFI and the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing are hosting a workshop this April on the ethics of algorithms.
USA Today covers JFI "Geography of Higher Ed" research
JFI Project Lead on Higher Ed, Laura Beamer, comments on higher education desserts and our newest research findings in USA Today.
Blog: On "UBI & the City"
JFI's Guaranteed Income Project Lead, Stephen Nuñez, produced an illuminating blog on Phenomenal World, explaining the JFI-supported macroeconomic model of UBI in NYC.
Working Paper: "UBI & the City"
JFI-supported research by Jack Favilukis, Khalil Esmkhani, and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh is the first attempt to model UBI at a city-level, in New York City, and finds positive welfare impacts.
Press Release: The macroeconomic effects of UBI in NYC, working paper
A new working paper of JFI-supported research simulates a city-level UBI policy implemented in NYC finds multiple, positive welfare impacts.
BBC Brazil features JFI basic income research in Maricá
An in-depth look at the Maricá basic income policy & its early effects, implications.
Business Insider features JFI research
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa's cash transfer experiment and the larger picture of UBI research from JFI CEO Michael Stynes
Inside Higher Ed features JFI research on higher ed access
Higher Ed Finance Project Lead Laura Beamer and Senior Fellow Marshall Steinbaum speak with Inside Higher Ed on the implications of their recently-released map and write-up that tracks higher ed access throughout the US & its territories.
Education Dive features JFI higher ed access research
More coverage of our recently-released research on "The Geography of Higher Ed" by Education Dive, with commentary on free-college proposals, the role of for-profits, and online options.
Blog: The Geography of Higher Education Access
Preliminary results from JFI's ongoing study of access to higher education in the US.
Press Release: Higher education concentration - new study and interactive map
A new interactive map shows U.S. higher education access, including enrollment, concentration, and schools by ZIP code, and indicates disparity in access by economic and geographic boundaries.
JFI Researchers Stephen Nuñez & Paul Katz give lessons from Maricá in Global Americans
Steve and Paul wrote for Global Americans with our partner Fábio Waltenberg of UFF, on lessons for UBI research from Maricá.
Business Insider speaks with Michael Stynes on Finland basic income trials
Stynes describes how Finland's basic income trial was hamstrung from success.
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Columbia Economist Suresh Naidu presented upcoming research on labor market power at a JFI Research Session.
JFI basic income research features in El País
Stephen Nuñez spoke to El Pais on our basic income research in Maricá, Brazil.
— Research Session
Doug Webber, Associate Professor of Economics at Temple University, joined us for a JFI Research Session to share the results of his recent work.
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.
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