The Privatization of Social Services in Israel: Considerations and Concerns

22.12.2012

 This chapter examines whether the statistical data supports this concern. The picture of the scope of social services that have...

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  • Reuben Gronau

Running on Empty

13.12.2012

In the beginning of September, Israel’s government-regulated gasoline prices spiked up to 8.25 shekels a liter (roughly $8.00 per gallon...

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  • Taub Center Staff

The Start-Up Nation’s Threat from Within

13.12.2012

Three main vantage points are brought together in this chapter: (1) Israel’s relatively good economic performance in recent years –...

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  • Dan Ben-David

The Impact of the Expected Tax Rate Changes on the Middle Class

13.12.2012

In light of the current budget situation, the Israeli government decided to raise the VAT by 1 percent as of...