Neil Ashman and Astrid Obradovic explore the relevance of hardship allowances, how to solve common policy issues and the impact global events can have on location allowances.
ECA's Country Profiles help assignees avoid the challenges associated with living overseas. We've recently made a number of improvements - here's what you need to know!
In this video blog post, we look at the key concerns we've seen from global mobility teams during the current pandemic and the ways in which companies have acted to protect assignees.
Cost of Living indices are an invaluable tool for global mobility teams. However, when indices are updated to reflect changes in living costs between two locations, assignees may have questions about the updates.
In light of the ongoing pandemic, global mobility teams and their assignees may think that location allowances should be increased. However, there are some important questions to consider first.
Lebanon has switched to a multiple-exchange-rate currency regime, introducing a new devalued rate.
Six US cities now feature in the top 20 global rankings for rental accommodation, with three now in the top 10.
The coronavirus is having a huge impact on cost of living, but what should you do about COLAs for your expatriate staff?
London’s rental accommodation cost has increased by £121 per month on average
Taipei now the 49th most expensive location in the world for expatriate rent.