PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Would you take a pay cut if you could work from home?
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According to a new study from Harvard and Princeton researchers, American workers on average would take an 8 percent pay cut if they could work from home.
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The poll finds only 9 percent of U.S. workers have the work from home option.
Researchers say women, particularly those with young children, have higher a willingness for a work from home option and
to avoid employer scheduling discretion.