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Dimon Sees Lasting Damage If Workers Don’t Return to Offices (1)

Sept. 15, 2020, 2:31 PM

Jamie Dimon says it’s time to get people back to the office.

The JPMorgan Chase & Co. chief executive officer, who’s been going into the bank’s offices since June, said he sees economic and social damage from a longer stretch of working-from-home. Governments should be focused on cautiously reopening cities, learning from earlier mistakes made in hasty attempts, he said.

Jamie Dimon
Photographer: Tiffany Hagler-Geard/Bloomberg

“Going back to work is a good thing,” Dimon said in a virtual panel discussion Tuesday at the Singapore Summit. It makes sense to “carefully open up and see if we can get the economy growing for the sake ...