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Results based on: Location allowances

What are location allowances and how and why are they are paid? Read on to set location allowances for your globally mobile employees with confidence.

The 2017 hurricane season has been a particularly devastating year with Puerto Rico being one of the most affected areas. An analysis from one of our International Data Researchers assesses the situation in the capital, San Juan.

In recent weeks we have seen Hurricane Harvey cause massive destruction in Houston and Hurricane Irma devastate parts of the Caribbean. How are location allowances likely to be affected?

Hong Kong falls to 29th position in global liveability rankings for Asian expatriates.

Overall living conditions in Singapore decline over five-year period due to worsening air pollution.

Cities throughout France, Germany and Belgium decline in global rankings owing to heightened security threats.

It is now common for mobility managers with international staff in Beijing and elsewhere in northern China to field complaints about air pollution. As part of our location allowance research at ECA we evaluate the issue, looking at causes, levels, frequency, scale and scope of impact.

ECA's Location Ratings Analyst, Dan Flear, discusses the impact events of the past year have had on our Location Ratings scores.

Singapore retains top ranking in global liveability index for Asian expatriates, with Hong Kong rising by five places.

Air pollution amongst the biggest factors affecting Asia's cities