American citizenship is not as coveted as it once was.
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Some 10,000 people are likely to give up their US passport this year, way above average. Are they fleeing COVID-19? Nasty politics? Taxes? None of the above, says an expert on American citizenship.
Famous expats Charmian Clift and George Johnson, Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen provide inspiration for this heady romance. But the shifts between reality and fiction are distracting at times.
The mayor of Eymet, in the Dordogne region, Jerome Bétaille poses with his British running mate, Terrie Simpson, in February 2008.
Brexit has particular significance for the 757 British citizens currently elected in France, whose mandates expire at the upcoming mayoral elections in March.
Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball holds his granddaughter after winning the provincial election in May 2019. Young people are leaving the province for jobs and opportunities, but should still be allowed to vote in provincial elections.
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Extending the provincial vote to expatriates from Newfoundland and Labrador could make make for a more vibrant democracy.
Hoda Muthana and child during an interview with ‘CBS This Morning.’
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Like today's Western women who joined ISIS and now want to return home, American women with British sympathies during the Revolution left the country – but many tried to bring their families back.
Being assigned overseas is no longer a career choice for a single breadwinner, but involves compromises between couples or within families.
The rise of professional couples has added to the complexity of ensuring overseas assignments are a success for both employer and employee.
The pilot, Jessie Maude Miller (right), became the first woman to fly between Australia and England, before moving the US.
Thousands of Australian women took flight to the US in the early 20th century, escaping sexism at home for success overseas. They included architects, artists, dentists and an economist who advised JFK.
Britons living in France are obsessed with how well integrated they are.
What was that word again?
Language attrition can happen to people who live in a foreign context – and it can be embarrassing.
It may opens doors but follows wherever you go.
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Congress changed the tax system to benefit companies with overseas operations but failed to help Americans actually living abroad, who still face punitive taxation.
In Indonesia, severe public penalties are inflicted upon people found to be in same-sex relationships.
LGBTI employees relocating for a foreign assignment are likely to experience additional hardships compared to the typical expatriate.
Intercultural relations between manager can be a difficult art.
French managers often envision relations with their international partners in distinct – and not always ideal – ways. A specialist in cross-cultural relations looks at what can be done.
A good life on the Costa del Sol.
Spiralling living costs on a diminshed pension has come with uncertainty about the future.
Living like a Parisian.
Why a Ghanaian cardiac surgeon in London is seen as a migrant, while an American banker is considered an expat.
“There must be some Americans around here somewhere.”
If more Democrats living abroad had voted in 2000, Al Gore might have become president.
The sun never sets on the British electorate.
The millions of Britons living abroad have a lot to gain or lose from this election. But will they bother to vote?
Research shows getting an overseas assignment is another glass ceiling for working women to break.
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Women are no less interested than men in international work assignments, but fewer get the opportunity.