8th Annual Congress, February 27–March 1, 2009

8th Congress of the U.S. Basic Income Guarantee Network New York City, February 27 – March 1, 2009 Sheraton New York Hotel 811 Seventh Avenue at 53rd Street., New York, NY Speakers Opening Speakers Moderator: Michael Howard Senator…

7th Annual Congress, March 7 – 9, 2008

What Next: Framing a BIG Discussion for the Next Election and Beyond March 7 – 9, 2008, Boston Featured Speakers: Philippe Van Parijs, Eduardo Suplicy, Guy Standing, Yannick Vanderborght, Jurgen De Wispelaere, Sean Healy and Brigid …

6th Annual Congress, February 23 – 25, 2007

6th Congress of the U.S. Basic Income Guarantee Network New York City, February 23 – 25, 2007 OPENING SPEAKERS Michael Lewis, “Welcome and Introduction” Annie Miller, “Basic Income, necessary but not sufficient: some women’s…

5th Annual Congress, February 24 – 26, 2006

Resources and Rights Philadelphia, February 24 – 26, 2006  

4th Annual Congress, March 4–6, 2005

The Right to Economic Security New York City, March 4 – 6, 2005  

3rd Annual Congress, February 20 – 22, 2004

3rd Congress of the U.S. Basic Income Guarantee Network Washington, DC, February 20 – 22, 2004  

2nd Annual Congress, February 21–23, 2003

2nd Congress of the U.S. Basic Income Guarantee Network New York City, February 21 – 23, 2003  

1st Annual Congress, March 8–9, 2002

1st Congress of the U.S. Basic Income Guarantee Network New York City, March 8 – 9, 2002 Sessions and abstracts 1A SESSION: History of BIG, Part I Fred Bock, “Basic Income and the Shadow of Speedhamland.” The analysis…