White papers

Engaging, thoughtful and practical pieces produced by FedEE® staff covering issues of concern for multinational HR professionals. These papers are offered in addition to the guidance notes we provide in our member-only knowledgebase. We will also consider guest contributions.

HR Policy Checklist: some useful tips on how to write an HR policy

Dealing With Downturns: FedEE guide to living with recessions.

Data Retention in Personnel: A review of the data protection and other statutory limits in selected countries.

The Story of Four Weeks Leave: Why does the European Union require employees to be given a minimum of four weeks annual leave? 

Pan European Pensions: An important policy area for EU legislators has been how to make pensions truly portable.

Trades Union Across the World: The principal union organisations operating in different countries.

Performance Appraisal: A framework for establishing and assessing performance appraisal systems in multinational enterprises.

Belt and Road Guide to Western Management Methods (in Mandarin Chinese)

Wellness Policy: An illustration of a policy that incorporates a special section for HIV/AIDS