Daily Archives: September 16, 2010

Pittsburgh – Cost of Living

Pittsburgh is the second largest city in the state of Pennsylvania and is the county seat of Allegheny County. Pittsburgh is historically known for its steel industry, today its economy is largely based on healthcare, education, technology, robotics, and financial … Continue reading

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Grocery International Cost of Living Ranking 2010

This report provides you with the rank of Grocery cost of living indexes as at September 2010 for each of our 300 global locations. The indexes are calculated using the prices for specific quantities of the same goods and services … Continue reading

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Phoenix – Cost of Living

Phoenix is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Arizona, as well as the fifth most populated city in the United States. Phoenix was primarily agricultural, dependent mainly on cotton and citrus farming. In the last two … Continue reading

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Philadelphia – Cost of Living

Philadelphia is the largest city in Pennsylvania and the sixth-most-populous city in the United States. Philadelphia’s economic sectors include manufacturing, oil refining, food processing, health care and biotechnology, tourism and financial services. Philadelphia has an overall cost of living index … Continue reading

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Expatriate Engagement

Engagement is a fairly recent term in business. In the past the talk was about “attracting, motivating and retaining” expatriate employees. All three strategies focused primarily on money. A competitive salary that takes into account the relative cost of living, … Continue reading

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New York – Cost of Living

New York is the most populous city in the United States, and the center of the New York metropolitan area, which is one of the most populous urban areas in the world. New York City is a global hub of … Continue reading

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