Citizen's wealth funds, a citizen's dividend and basic income

Spring 2019

A citizen’s wealth fund built up via progressive taxation on wealth and the one-off issue of a long-term government bond has huge progressive potential. Owned by citizens, the fund would socialise a growing proportion of wealth, build a pro-equality force into the structure of the economy and provide an annual citizen’s dividend as a step towards a weekly Basic Income.

Renewal: a journal of social democracy, Volume 27 No 1