Our teams have been busy analysing and publishing all the data collected from recent surveys - here's a summary highlighting the latest data updates and what else is new!
How has the global Covid-19 vaccination rollout affected ECA's location ratings, and what does it mean for location allowances for assignees?
Strict lockdowns affect UK-wide Recreational score, causing London to drop to its lowest liveability ranking to date (55th).
Singapore is once again the most liveable location in the world for East Asian expatriates.
Hong Kong is now the 58th most liveable location, a rise of 35 places from last year.
Lee Quane, Regional Director, and Mark Harrison, Associate Director explore recent data updates that have been made to our products.
Find out how ECA's Location Ratings have changed in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, and how this could affect location allowances for assignees.
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.
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.
How did social unrest in 2019 affect ECA's latest Location Ratings scores?