Universal Job Guarantee
The cost foregone would be incredible
Given how much we currently pay towards programs like food stamps, medical programs, and tax subsidies to corporations for supposed job creation, much of this cost would be offset already.
Little evidence exists showing corporations use subsidies to create jobs
We have given billions in subsidies to corporations for job creation, but seen no compelling evidence that those subsidies are being used to actually create jobs.
How could we effectively implement a universal job guarantee like Sanders, Gillibrand, and Booker are suggesting? What are the complications that would need to be addressed before it could be implemented?
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Cyclical economies make it difficult to administer
If our economy goes through sudden expansions or contractions, the government would have to somehow deal with quickly creating or winding down a lot of jobs