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Working from home is revolutionising the UK labour market
Nicholas Bloom, Paul Mizen and Shivani Taneja
March 2021
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Tags: covid-19; labour; labour markets; technology; growth

Attitudes towards working from home have changed substantially since the start of the pandemic. This column discusses the findings from a survey of 5,000 working adults in the UK in January and February 2021, which suggest that about half of the UK labour force are currently working from home. Two days a week at home is the most commonly expected working pattern post-COVID, with implications for many large and medium-sized businesses.