Pavlina R. Tcherneva is an Associate Professor of economics at Bard College, New York. Her book The Case for a Job Guarantee (Polity, 2020) develops in further detail the arguments set out in this piece.
The Job Guarantee and Economic Democracy
Introduction Twelve years after the Great Financial Crisis of 2008, the world faced another upheaval – a pandemic that had once again laid bare an inescapable reality: the global economy consistently fails to provide basic economic security for all. Whatever crisis a country faces – financial, public health, geo-political, or environmental – jobs are dependably … Continuedlire l'article