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The influence of work-related travel on highly mobile people’s practices and representations of space

le 30/11/2017
 

In recent decades, globalization and the development of high-speed transport have given rise to a new type of travel : short-term business travel. Goods trade, knowledge and know-how often function on an international scale, and many people are now obliged to make long-distance work-related trips. The reasons for these trips vary, but their duration is usually short, ranging from a day to a week. Some jobs require frequent business travel, from one to several times a month. We call the individuals concerned “highly mobile” or “hypermobile”.

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