The Universal Basic Income experiment in Kenya

Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab co-founder and co-director Abhijit Banerjee talks to NPR's Planet Money podcast about the effectiveness of the Universal Basic Income (UBI) scheme. In the episode, Abhijit explains his interest in studying UBI and the findings of his recent study in Kenya which compared whether it is more beneficial to give those in poverty a smaller, regular payments (UBI) or a lump sum of money.