Hugo Carton is an engineer, a graduate of the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris and a research fellow at the Momentum Institute. He is the author of the study Freins et leviers des politiques de résilience locales en Europe for the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament (December 2012).
Despite the unsurpassed material opulence of contemporary Western societies, many can’t fulfill their basic needs: healthy food, decent lodging, energy, drinkable water and an emancipatory and autonomous education. Whilst it eludes the question of a just distribution of the planetary dowry, Growth society increases inequalities. Two tools: Unconditional Autonomy Allowance (UAA) and unconditional basic income (BI) […]