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Should the US government guarantee every citizen a job?
Much needed sectors would receive a substantial boost.
People could now be channeled towards sectors which desperately need hard workers, such as school teachers and carers for the elderly.
Preventing people’s job skills from decaying over long periods of unemployment would raise the productivity of certain sectors.
A jobs guarantee program could be used to
revive depressed communities
A jobs guarantee could ultimately be a disadvantage for people who take government jobs, which may end up as "dead-end" jobs with no progression for the future.
could result in something reminiscent of a communist country. Public sectors would receive millions of labourers working hard but on useless tasks, meanwhile the country becomes steadily poorer.