Karl Widerquist is an Associate Professor in Residence at Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Theory from Oxford University and a Ph.D. in Economics from the City University of New York. He is coauthor of Economics for Social Workers and coeditor of the Ethics and Economics of the Basic Income Guarantee. He has contributed to journals such as Politics, Philosophy, and Economics; Political Studies; and the Eastern Economic Journal.

to read Karl Widerquist's essay published November 22, 2012, click on

 http://binews.org/2012/11/opinion-independence-propertylessness-and-basic-income/