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Philosophy professor looks at the bright side of quarantine

Orange Coast, Aug. 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

Philosophy professor looks at the bright side of quarantine

Philosopher Aaron James spends much of his days pondering ways to make the world a better place. The author, UC Irvine professor, and longtime surfer explains how a universal basic income can be funded without raising taxes in “Money from Nothing,” co-written with Robert Hockett and due out in September. James sees the pandemic as an opportunity for innovation.