29 Mar '16, 9pm

Why we have a wage inequality problem... via PEAK OIL #oilandgas

Provide a basic income to all citizens . The intent of this strategy is to try to capture a larger share of the world’s goods and services by printing money (or borrowing money), This money would hopefully allow citizens to purchase a larger share of the goods and services available on the world market. If the pool of goods and services is pretty much fixed in total, more goods and services purchased by one country would mean fewer goods and services purchased by other citizens of other countries. I would expect that this strategy would not really work, because of changing currency relativities: the level of the currency of the country issuing the checks would tend to fall relative to the currencies of other countries. The basic problem is that it is possible to print currency, but not goods and services. There is also a possibility that printing checks for everyone will e...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/consumption/why-we-have-a-wage-inequal...

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