Joe Huston: On The End of Poverty
Deep Trouble PODCAST
with Dr Mark Halloran
In conversation with Joe Huston, who is the chief financial officer (CFO) of GiveDirectly, a non-profit that sends direct cash transfers to the world’s poorest. We discuss GiveDirectly’s work in East Africa as well as the effectiveness of unconditional cash transfers versus traditional in-kind donations. We also discuss the case for basic universal income (UBI) and if UBI is potentially the future even for people in first world countries.
See also www.givedirectly.org/