Multi-local living employees in Stuttgart and Milan. An analysis of their employer support for the spatial-temporal organisation of their living arrangements Authors Lisa Garde ILS - Institut für Landes- und Stadtentwicklungsforschung DOI: https://doi.org/10.14512/rur.71 Keywords: multi-local living, support requirements, employers, Stuttgart, Milan, spatial development Abstract With work-related living in several places – also known asmulti-local living – on the rise due to flexible working andliving environments, employers are increasingly challengedto support multi-local living arrangements in order to recruitand retain qualified employees nationwide. This paperpresents the first results of an analysis conducted in the citiesof Stuttgart in Germany and Milan in Italy. With the help ofsemi-structured problem-oriented interviews with multi-localemployees in knowledge-based sectors, their requirementsand the benefits they currently receive from their employers insupport of their living arrangements are examined. The resultsshow, among other things, that in both cities certain types ofcompanies are more open to these living arrangements. However,few employers were found to have official policies fordealing with multi-locality. Furthermore, it is shown that differenttypes of multi-local employees require different support.The paper also discusses interactions between workrelatedmulti-locality and spatial development. Downloads PDF HTML Published 2021-08-17 How to Cite Garde, L. (2021). Multi-local living employees in Stuttgart and Milan. An analysis of their employer support for the spatial-temporal organisation of their living arrangements. Raumforschung Und Raumordnung | Spatial Research and Planning. https://doi.org/10.14512/rur.71 More Citation Formats ACM ACS APA ABNT Chicago Harvard IEEE MLA Turabian Vancouver Download Citation Endnote/Zotero/Mendeley (RIS) BibTeX Issue Online First Section Article License Copyright (c) 2021 Lisa Garde This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Articles in Raumforschung und Raumordnung - Spatial Research and Planing are published under a Creative Commons license. Until Vol. 79 No. 1, articles were published under a CC BY-SA license. From Vol. 79 No. 2 (2021), the license applied is the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License CC BY 4.0. Under this license, anyone may access, copy, redistribute, or adapt these articles, as long as the author and original source are properly cited and the contributions are distributed under the same license as the original.