‘Marvellous Melbourne’ the world’s most liveable city only for the few

 

The annual survey is a guide to help companies calculate where to deploy – and what to pay – expatriate executives. Its criteria measure liveability for the few who are highly paid and centrally located, not for the legion of frustrated commuters, many of them underemployed, jammed on freeways fretting about coping on a shrinking real wage and, in many cases, suffering disappointment at the daily struggles caused by moving to the under-resourced fringe to buy a home they can afford.

Source: ‘Marvellous Melbourne’ the world’s most liveable city only for the few