Reimagining the Common Good


What is the Meaning Behind These Categories?

These categories are intended to orient you to the substance of the article and to communicate our framework for understanding the endowments that constitute civic life. This “human ecology” model is at the core of the Thriving Cities Project, a research initiative of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture.

The Prosperous

On a Universal Basic Income, Part 2

The UBI presses on one of our most deeply held convictions: that our jobs (or lack thereof) are essential to our identities.

By Philip Lorish | Vol. 87

The Prosperous

Why a Universal Basic Income is a Terrible Idea

A critique of the UBI from the political right.

By Oren Cass | Vol. 87

The Prosperous

On a Universal Basic Income, Part 1

We investigate a proposal to address the growing economic insecurity created by flexible capitalism that has won support from surprisingly diverse ideological camps.

By Philip Lorish | Vol. 86

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