Fathers' long commute to work is linked to children's social, emotional problems

Fathers’ commuting to work has multiple negative impacts on children’s behavior. Children whose fathers commute to work over a long distance tend to have more emotional and social problems. While the impact of commuting on employees has been extensively investigated, this study is the first one to show the negative effects of commuting to work by fathers on the social and emotional well-being of German children….

Fathers’ commuting to work has multiple negative impacts on children’s behavior. Children whose fathers commute to work over a long distance tend to have more emotional and social problems. While the impact of commuting on employees has been extensively investigated, this study is the first one to show the negative effects of commuting to work by fathers on the social and emotional well-being of German children….