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Jun 20, 2013

Biopharma Layoffs: Relocate or Not?

As discussed in this article, continued consolidation and patent-cliff losses by big pharma have prompted drug and diagnostics companies to step up job reductions. Eli Lilly, Baxter International, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Novartis, and Roche are among the pharma companies disclosing job cuts in 2013 up through June 13. Some recently laid-off employees are considering relocating outside of the United States. Would you do so?

Would you relocate to another country for a job?

Yes
 
  35.0%
Maybe; it depends on the country
 
  39.5%
No
 
  25.5%