People who earn more money are more likely to wear a mask, social distance, and work from home. For people with lower incomes, that may not be feasible.
Jan. 20, 2021 • ~6 min
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Grocery store workers report experiencing severe levels of mental distress during COVID-19. Customers are one major cause.
Dec. 22, 2020 • ~10 min
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MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future identifies ways to align new technologies with durable careers.
Nov. 17, 2020 • ~17 min
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As firms adjust to the COVID-19 economic slowdown, the job market for new college graduates is expected to decline for the first time in more than a decade.
Nov. 4, 2020 • ~5 min
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A team of researchers predicted in April that COVID-19 would hospitalize construction workers. New findings show they were right.
Oct. 30, 2020 • ~6 min
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Lots of interruptions at work can raise the level of stress hormones our bodies produce, researchers report. But not all interupptions are the same.
Oct. 27, 2020 • ~6 min
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While research has found that physical activity can reduce the risk of developing dementia, a new study finds that's not the case with hard labor.
Oct. 26, 2020 • ~6 min
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A closer look at the data says no, women don't sabotage their own earnings to align with the "male breadwinner norm."
Oct. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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Wearing blue-light glasses just before hitting the sack can help you get a better night's sleep and help you work better the next day.
Oct. 15, 2020 • ~6 min
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