The idea is to address economic pain by giving people money, no strings attached. A few places are testing it out to see what happens.
City Monitor's Housing Security Index finds that in the US, metros with high shares of jobs in accommodation and food service face some of the biggest challenges due to Covid-19.
As Silicon Valley embraces telework, monthly rents are dropping in the area.
A researcher explains how cash assistance fits into governments' response to coronavirus.
The degree to which Britons have cut down on travel might have more to do with their job than their politics.