The Quiet Success: Telecommuting's Impact on Transportation and Beyond

This paper offers many reasons to telecommute; discusses the impact of telecommuting on rush hour traffic, air quality, highway safety, medicine, opportunities for the physically handicapped, driving, and public transit ridership; and describes the barriers to telecommuting that exist today. The barriers fall into the categories of public policy, perception, and technology.

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    Reason Foundation

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  • Authors:
    • Balaker, Ted
  • Publication Date: 2005-11


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 63p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01042447
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Policy Study 338
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 13 2007 5:34PM