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Does a Basic Guaranteed Income Decrease the Need for Social Services? (5/3/18) / MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.

Infobase, (film distributor.). MacNeil/Lehrer Productions (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (9 min., 10 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, [2018]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 2018.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 13, 2018.
Formatted Contents Note:
Does a Basic Guaranteed Income Decrease the Need for Social Services? (5/3/18) (9:10);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary, etc.:
The idea of a basic guaranteed income is getting a trial run in a Canadian province for three years. Four thousand randomly selected Ontario residents will get thousands of dollars a year, and in exchange, they give up some social supports, while the government gets back some money. Economics correspondent Paul Solman talks with some participants, as well as some skeptics.
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12, Academic/AP
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: FOD playback pltform.
Language Note:
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Economics.
Public welfare.
Social service > Sociological aspects.
Genre: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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