Marcello Natili is a member of the Italian team of the European Social Policy Network (ESPN) and of the Welfare Lab, Einaudi Center, Turin (Italy). He recently published a monograph, The politics of Minimum Income. Explaining path departure and policy reversal in the age of austerity (Palgrave Macmillan 2019), as well as several articles in international journals including European Societies, Journal of European Social Policies, Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy, Social Policy & Administration.
Marcello Natili Italy’s “citizens’ income” came last in a series of economic support schemes that other Southern European countries have been sponsoring for years. How did we get there?