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Is Finland’s basic universal income a solution to automation, fewer jobs and lower wages?

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Both left and right are promoting the idea of a basic wage for everyone, currently on trial, as a solution to the new world of work

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Finland trials basic income for unemployed

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Finland is to pay unemployed citizens a basic monthly income of €560 in a unique social experiment that is hoped to cut red tape, reduce poverty and boost employment.

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Microsoft to cut 1,850 jobs at struggling former Nokia smartphone unit

Shared from on 26 May 2016

The cuts, which will mainly fall in Finland, mark the end of the US company’s attempt to take on Apple and Samsung

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