A member of ECA's International Data Research (IDR) team offers some advice on how to navigate the complicated world of international airports, and the pitfalls to look out for.
Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of the world's top 100 most expensive cities due to the weakened euro.
Singapore has moved up the ranks to become the 12th most expensive location in the world for expatriates, up from 20th place last year.
Hong Kong is now the fourth most expensive location in the world for expatriates, climbing from 11th last year.
A recent international data research trip to Central Africa highlights the importance of collecting expat data in challenging locations.
Thailand's economy is on the grow, but what impact does this have on expat workers living in the country?
How do you get an accurate picture of the cost of living, when the price of an item can change depending on a range of factors? This was the challenge on a recent data collection trip to Zimbabwe.
The commute to and from work can have a major impact on health, finances and happiness. All major cities will encounter their own unique transportation issues, but some have handled them better than others.
It has been a busy time at ECA with our teams analysing and publishing all the data collected from recent surveys - here's a summary highlighting the latest data updates and what else is new!
It is no secret that free, crowdsourced cost of living information exists online but there are many reasons why free-to-access data should be used with caution.