What is Travel Effect?

A comprehensive, research-driven initiative to change mindsets, shift American culture and motivate American workers to use more of their earned time off.


Fact Sheets, Infographics, and Reports:

February 27, 2014

Nearly three-quarters of all American workers earn paid time off including vacation time and personal days.

New research from Oxford Economics shows that American workers failed to use more than 400 million days of earned leave last year.

A new study by Oxford Economics finds a “day off deficit” among American workers, costing the economy billions in lost taxes and business income.

A new study finds that travel can be a powerful foil to “old age” but Americans need to better prepare if they want to travel in retirement.

Global Coalition on Aging: Destination Healthy Aging: The Physical, Cognitive and Social Benefits of Travel 

New research by the Society of Human Resources Management suggests a strong link between vacation time and employee performance and wellness.