Author: Hilde Latour

How Self-Owning Autonomous Machines Can Generate a Basic Income for Mankind

It is not the question who can pay for an Unconditional Basic Income, but what. Unlike humans, machines have no intrinsic motivation to earn money and accumulate wealth, they just do what they are programmed to do. If we would build infrastructures from machines or technologies that own themselves, the returned value that comes from …

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Why Machines (Not Homo Sapiens) Should Generate a Basic Income for Mankind

Where humans have an intrinsic motivation to earn money, machines do not. If we would build infrastructures from machines or technologies that own themselves, the returned value can be put back into the system and/or society, to be used for the common good. The best way to do that, is through a Basic Income. Using …

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