Croissants Don’t Grow on Trees

To UBI, or not to UBI—that is the question.

Switzerland is about to make history as the first country in the world to vote on an unconditional basic income, or UBI, for its citizens. Whether they spend their days working or playing, Swiss adults would collect 2,500 CHF (roughly $2,600 or 1,700£) and Swiss children 625 CHF each month for life.