Lena Anayi

Remote working soared during the Covid-19 (Covid) pandemic. Over half of British workers worked from home during the initial Covid lockdowns (first panel in Chart 1). And by February this year, nearly a third of workers were still doing so at least some of the time. But will this last? In this blog post, I explore firms’ and workers’ attitudes to remote working, the extent to which these may differ, and factors that might affect negotiations between them on future remote working arrangements.

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BankUnderground | 29 March 2022 at 9:00 am | Tags: Bargaining power, Productivity, Remote working | Categories: Macroeconomics | URL: https://wp.me/p64vV8-2vp