Israel’s Economy: A Macro Perspective


Data for 2012 and early 2013 point to a reasonable level of growth in GDP, a stable unemployment rate, and a continued...

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  • Eran Yashiv

Educational Opportunity, Employment, and Income: 1995-2008


 The following questions are addressed:  Did the expansion of the Israeli education system during this period contribute to more equal...

Poverty and Inequality Over Time: In Israel and in the OECD


Contrary to conventional wisdom, Israeli rates of poverty and inequality in disposable incomes are very high – compared with developed...

Labor Productivity in Israel


The country is one of the developed world’s leaders in innovation, a central component in the productivity growth that drives...

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  • Dan Ben-David