On a discussion group, someone asked why Taiwan had fallen from #8 to #14 in a survey of expats. A friend responded (posted with permission):
In my view, Taiwan's slight drop in the ranking has little or nothing to do with President Tsai.
One reason Taiwan is No, 14 is that six more countries were surveyed for the 2016 report. Two of those countries--Norway and Austria--ranked higher than Taiwan. So Taiwan really only fell six places.
The survey once again shows that Taiwan is great place to live but not a good place to work... (MORE BELOW)