Cost of Living / COLA

Every quarter AIRINC provides a useful data points update on our cost-of-living research including housing, goods &...
Per diems and COL differentials are very different due to the following reasons. The per diem is designed to cover the...
Through the Balance Sheet approach, employees can maintain their original home country salary during their assignment....
The Balance Sheet seeks to keep the employee economically neutral vis-a-vis the home country while living in another...
For the AIRINC quarterly update, I traveled to Buenos Aires to get first-hand insight into the current housing and...
Every quarter AIRINC provides a useful data points update on our cost-of-living research including housing, goods &...
The Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) — also known as Goods and Services Differential, Commodities and Services...
Following the turbulence with the Argentinean economy, AIRINC recently published a blog update on the Peso and changes...
As an AIRINC researcher, I travel to new cities every few months and absorb as much as I can in my time onsite. It is...
Introducing the Global Salary Comparison (GSC), a highly configurable tool for evaluating compensation for...
Every quarter AIRINC provides a useful data points update on our cost-of-living research including housing, goods &...
The newly elected administration led by President Javier Milei brought swift changes to Argentina’s economy. On...
Introducing the Global Salary Comparison (GSC), a highly configurable tool for evaluating compensation for...
In this "Have you met?" of an ongoing series, we meet Adam Silver. Based in the Boston office, Adam joined AIRINC in...
Whether you're just beginning your career in Global Mobility or you've been in the field for years, it's always...
AIRINC's 2023 Mobility Outlook Survey showed that international one-way transfers are one of the fastest growing policy...
Whether you're new to Global Mobility or you've been in the industry for a while, do you need a refresher on the basics...
Join us for one or both of the webinars in our Focus On series where we share insights from our updated data research...
Every quarter AIRINC provides a useful data points update on our cost-of-living research including housing, goods &...
In the world of long-term temporary assignments, two popular approaches are often used: the Home-Based Tax Equalized...
If you could live and work in any location around the world, which factors would you consider when making your choice?...
In the world of long-term temporary assignments, two popular approaches are often used: the Home-Based Tax Equalized...
In the world of long-term temporary assignments, two popular approaches are often used: the Home-Based Tax Equalized...
After this year’s Spring Festival, I went to Kuala Belait in Brunei to conduct AIRINC’s cost-of-living research. In...
The market basket is a key element in establishing the Cost-of-Living Allowance (COLA), so it is important that Global...
All photos by Olivia Aiken Fresh Data, Fresh Perspectives Wow, what a lifechanging experience. I spent a week in Buenos...
Happy St Patrick's Day On St Patrick's day, we see celebrations around the world. Irish culture and history is...
As part of our “back to basics” webinar series, Marie Soubessens and Kevin Theissen presented on The Effects of...
Have your assignees ever asked, “The price of gas went up 20%, so why hasn’t my cost-of-living allowance (COLA)...
AIRINC recently interviewed six Mobility leaders to learn how they are optimizing their Mobility functions. This...
How do tax changes affect take home pay? Considering the conversations in the news recently about wage growth and how...
I was recently reminded about how different our individual baskets will look compared to each other at our EMEA team...
The invasion of Ukraine and the resulting economic sanctions imposed on Russia created an instability that is affecting...
Turkey’s annual inflation has been soaring to record-high levels since the currency devaluation triggered by interest...
There are a myriad of terms and acronyms used across global mobility. Whether you are a seasoned professional or new to...
The excitement of moving to a new country, meeting people, eating different food, learning a new language, experiencing...
After taking my children to school in the mornings, I am in the habit of visiting my local café. Recently, I was quite...
A Selection of AIRINC Research Results This quarter’s cost of living research was conducted primarily in North America,...
Tom Brady, perhaps the best ever to play the sport of American football, relocated to Tampa Bay in 2020 after playing...
For those who like to organize their expenses, having a budget or a spendable amount is key. In the world of global...
After a difficult past year, the UEFA European Football Championship (the EUROs) 2020 finally kicks off this Friday,...
Predicting a winner of a hockey playoff series isn’t easy. So why not just use cost of living comparisons between the...
The impact of online disruption COVID-19 has been a disruptive element in all sectors, upending societal norms and...
Data Points: A selection of AIRINC cost-of-living survey results The results are in! Data Points, AIRINC's quarterly...