“In recent years, California has seen an explosion of pilot projects in a number of cities and counties across the state. In this report, we analyze how guaranteed income can be effective at improving economic security, health outcomes, and overall quality of life for those who participate, particularly women of color and their families. Our research finds that without a targeted approach, we will fall short in realizing the full potential of any economic policy and may inadvertently contribute to greater inequity.”

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By Yvonne Yen Liu and Jhumpa Bhattacharya, Insight Center