The idea of a Universal Basic Income has progressively made it to the center of the political and media stage over the last few years. Google trends shows that it is gaining general interest:
If you are not familiar with the concept of a Universal Basic Income, I recommend watching this TED talk:
Seasteading could realize its promise of political experimentation by producing the first country that implements a Universal Basic Income.
One way to start could be through the creation of a Carbon Dividend similar to what was proposed by Ted Halstead. That would sit well with the mission to make Seasteads carbon neutral or even carbon negative.
Anyone up to answer the WANTED poster from the Climate Leadership Council?