Global Mobility Trends Monitor

Instant access to Mercer's global mobility publication and survey library

Global business and HR decision making requires access to a variety of information. Mercer’s Global Mobility Trends Monitor makes finding this information simple and fast. Whether you’re focused on reviewing your policies or trying to understand trends or key practices, the data and information you can access through this service is essential for any manager looking to better evaluate mobility programs.

Global Mobility Trends Monitor is a 12-month subscription service with access for 5 users. Reports are delivered through accounts on Mobility Exchange. Contact us to get started, or work with your Mercer mobility consultant.


Mobility specific policy surveys

  • Worldwide Survey of International Assignment Policies and Practices
  • Alternative International Assignments Survey Report
  • Local-plus and Location-specific Survey Reports
  • Survey of Rotator Policies and Practices
  • Benefits Survey for Expatriates and Internationally Mobile Employees
  • Africa Assignment Policies and Practices

Assignee types covered

  • Long-term assignments
  • Local plus
  • Rotators
  • Permanent transfers
  • Talent development
  • Short-term assignments
  • Commuters


  • Benefits
  • Compensation
  • Policies and practices
  • Management and trends
  • White papers on emerging topics


3 guiding principles of digitalization Learn how the principles of simplification, standardization, and structure can help you create a more effective global mobility digitalization strategy.

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Transforming global mobility This point of view takes an in-depth look at the processes and technology transforming mobility across companies today: the journey toward optimization, automation, and business partnering.

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Expatriate compensation

Determining the proper compensation approach can be challenging. Our guide to compensation approaches provides a detailed analysis of the three main compensation methods to help you choose the right solution based on your specific needs

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Developing a new mobility policy

Far more than just a simple document with a list of allowances and benefits, a mobility policy is setting the key principles and philosophy used to manage assignees. This step-by-step guide explains the considerations involved.

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