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Gerald Abbey

Gerry currently fills a dual role as a manager of expatriate housing within AIRINC’s Data and Analysis Department and as Social Media Marketing Manager. As a member of the housing team since 2009, Gerry helps train cost of living surveyors in international housing data collection and analysis methodology, and also assists in the quarterly release of housing and utility data for over 500 locations. Due to the ever changing mobility needs of AIRINC’s clients, Gerry is also working with a product development team to enhance AIRINC’s housing tools to better service our clients’ needs. As the managing editor for content, style, and publication of AIRINC’s blog, Gerry is able to cross-connect his wealth of data experience into valuable content for our global professional following. Before joining AIRINC, Gerry spent two years living as an expatriate in Southeast Asia on a Fulbright Scholarship, teaching and researching international instructional methodology.
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Recent Posts

The Cost of Living - It's Not Just About the Cost of Housing

Sep 13, 2019 @ 10:09 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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2019 CERC Conference in Niagara Falls ON, Canada 'The Cost of Living - It's Not Just About the Cost of Housing' The upcoming 2019 CERC Conference will be held in Niagara Falls ON, Canada starting this Sunday. AIRINC is excited to ...

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Houston TX, U.S.A. - SHRM Global HR Conference, 11 September 2019 [Event]

Sep 09, 2019 @ 12:34 PM / by Gerald Abbey

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AIRINC Exhibiting at the SHRM Global HR Conference in Houston AIRINC will be exhibiting at SHRM Global HR Conference in Houston this Wednesday.

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Middle East Business: AIRINC's Michael Joyce Published by NES Global Talent

Sep 09, 2019 @ 09:08 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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'Managing Your Business In The Middle East' The vibrant Middle East offers amazing opportunities to live and work across all industry sectors. There are 17 countries in the Middle East, and often they’re grouped in discussions about the ...

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5-Days-in-Rome: Glimpse an AIRINC Cost of Living Survey in Action! [video]

Aug 07, 2019 @ 01:23 PM / by Gerald Abbey

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The Blur of an AIRINC Cost of Living Survey Below is a video series taken by AIRINC Surveyor, Zenab Tavakoli, during her recent cost of living survey in Rome, Italy. We hope you enjoy this glimpse into survey life and the world of Global ...

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Part 5 of 5: Economic Volatility: Best Practices for Managing Your Mobility Program Over Time

Aug 01, 2019 @ 12:01 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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Part 5: Economic Volatility: Best Practices for Managing Your Mobility Program Over Time Control program costs while meeting assignee needs via well-designed policies that address economic changes over time. Access the recording to learn ...

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Part 4 of 5: Host-Based Solutions and an Introduction to Global Compensation with AIRINC and Korn Ferry

Jul 23, 2019 @ 03:44 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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Part 4: Host-Based Solutions and an Introduction to Global Compensation With Guest Speaker from Korn Ferry Host-based compensation approaches for cross-border assignments and transfers tend to be most effective when specific conditions ...

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Part 3 of 5: How can you leverage policy suite segmentation for success?

Jul 09, 2019 @ 06:45 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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Part 3: How can you leverage policy suite segmentation for success? Policy segmentation can meet many business goals. Over the years, we’ve heard many reasons behind the value of doing this, including adding policies to address new ...

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Part 2 of 5: Business Travelers, Commuters, and Tax Implications

Jul 01, 2019 @ 12:05 AM / by Gerald Abbey

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Part 2: Business Travelers, Commuters, and Tax Implications International business travelers and commuters are two of the fastest growing types of international mobility. Designed to meet global short-term business objectives, they also ...

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2019 World Cup: Traveling to cheer on your team for the Final 4?

Jun 29, 2019 @ 03:15 PM / by Gerald Abbey

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The Final 4: Who will be traveling to Lyon, France and what will you pay?  Now that we've reached the Final 4 teams, we started thinking about practical prices for those of you that are traveling to Lyon, France for the semi-finals and ...

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Our Love of the World: 2019 AIRINC Photo Contest

Jun 27, 2019 @ 01:21 PM / by Gerald Abbey

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Views of rusted-out ship remains in Ana Chaves Bay. As seen during AIRINC's onsite survey of São Tomé, São Tomé & Príncipe. Photo taken by AIRINC Surveyor Andrew Morollo Travel. Learn. Grow.  While AIRINC has an international survey team ...

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