COVID Future project co-leader Deborah Salon presented top-line transportation results yesterday at UCLA’s Lake Arrowhead virtual symposium: Not “Back to Normal:” Mapping a Just Transportation Recovery from COVID-19. She reported that many workers are enjoying remote work, and over 40% expect to continue working from home at least some of the time even after the pandemic … Continue reading COVID Future project featured at UCLA’s Lake Arrowhead Virtual Symposium
COVID Future project co-leader Abolfazl (Kouros) Mohammadian spearheaded the organization of a full 2-days of presentations on the topic of COVID and transport at the recent virtual “Bridging Transport Researchers” transportation conference. Many other team members also presented work and/or moderated sessions. Recordings of all of the presentations are available on YouTube, with direct links … Continue reading COVID Future Project Featured at Recent Virtual Transportation Conference
On July 24, I contributed to a story that was featured on the Conversation website: The office is dead! Long live the office in a post-pandemic world. For my portion of this piece, I used our data to provide some data-informed context to the discussion about what work arrangements might look like for office workers … Continue reading Findings featured in Conversation story
How is COVID-19 affecting the workplace? Initial results from our survey show that working from home is becoming more popular and probably will remain commonplace – though far from universal – after the pandemic. We are just starting to learn about the effects this trend may have on worker productivity and society as a whole.