Universal basic income helped Kenyans weather COVID-19 - but it’s not a silver bullet

Universal basic income can be monthly payments or one lump sum. Image: REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Tavneet Suri
Associate Professor, Applied Economics, MIT Sloan School of Management
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A recipient displays a message confirming a universal basic income transaction. Image: Getty/Yasuyoshi Chiba
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