As part of an OECD Forum series, the virtual event The New Geography of Work: From home, near home and beyond took place on 8 December 2021.
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The last two decades have seen thousands of freelancers fulfil tasks remotely, while the Internet was breathing new life into nomadic lifestyles.
But the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this rise in remote working and millions of businesses and employees have found themselves “going remote” overnight, ushering in a profound reconsideration of the physical constraints linked to the workplace.
Is work from anywhere (WFA) here to stay? What are the implications and what can be done to reimagine geographies of work that benefit all?