Most Want to Continue Working Remotely after Pandemic, but Companies Not So Sure

The U.S. has gone through three basic shifts—settlement of the West, migration of large numbers of people from farm to factory, and as the post-industrial economy developed, from factory to office or service industries.

Now, with an unanticipated jolt from the COVID-19 pandemic, some believe the nation is embarking on a fourth major shift—office to working at home.

Over a third would take a pay cut in exchange for the option [to work at home].