About Andrew Spira

Andrew Spira is a passionate advocate for Universal Basic Income (UBI) and a tireless champion for creating a more equitable society. As an entrepreneur and activist, Andrew has dedicated a large part of his career to exploring the transformative potential of UBI and working to make it a reality.

Andrew Spira

A Vision for a Better Future

Andrew's journey began during his studies when he became increasingly concerned about our society's growing poverty levels, inequality, and job insecurity. He realized that despite our modern economy's incredible wealth and productivity, too many people were being left behind, struggling to make ends meet. This realization led Andrew to the idea of Universal Basic Income – a policy providing every citizen with an unconditional, regular cash payment to cover their basic needs. He saw in UBI a powerful tool for reducing poverty, providing a safety net for all, and giving people the freedom to pursue their dreams and contribute to society in their own unique ways.

Researching and Advocating for UBI

Andrew has spent the past decade researching UBI and its potential impacts. His work has been published in numerous academic journals and policy papers, where he has made compelling arguments for how UBI could improve health outcomes, encourage entrepreneurship, recognize the value of unpaid labor, and streamline our complex welfare systems. But Andrew's work goes beyond the ivory tower. He is also a tireless advocate and organizer, working to build a grassroots movement for UBI. He has spoken at countless community events, rallies, and conferences, sharing his vision for a more just and prosperous society with nationwide audiences.

Building a Movement for Change

Andrew believes that the time for UBI has come. With rising inequality, technological unemployment, and the economic disruptions of the COVID-19 pandemic, he argues that we need bold solutions to ensure that no one is left behind in the 21st century economy. Through his leadership in the UBI movement, Andrew is working to build a broad coalition of support for this transformative policy. He has brought together activists, researchers, policymakers, and ordinary citizens who share his vision for a society where everyone has the financial security and freedom to thrive.

A Call to Action.

For Andrew, the fight for UBI is not just an intellectual pursuit – it is a moral imperative. He believes that in a world of such abundance, it is unacceptable that so many people live in poverty and insecurity. He calls on all of us to join the movement for UBI, to lend our voices and our efforts to the cause of creating a more just and equitable society. As Andrew often says, "UBI is not a panacea, but it is a crucial step towards a world where everyone can live with dignity, security, and the freedom to pursue their dreams. It is a world worth fighting for." Through his research, his advocacy, and his leadership, Andrew Spira is at the forefront of the movement for Universal Basic Income. His tireless work is an inspiration to us all, a reminder of the power of ideas and the importance of standing up for what we believe in. Join Andrew in the fight for a better future – a future with UBI at its heart.