Rosshandler Bulletin Series

Classroom Discipline and Student Achievements

Taub Center research shows the relationship between both classroom and school-level discipline and student achievement.

Gaping Gaps: Income Inequality in Israel

Income inequality in Israel is much more widespread than has been commonly assumed. Extraordinarily high gaps – compared to other developed countries – exist even after excluding the highest and lowest income groups.

Back to Basics: Material Hardship in Israel

High levels of material hardship – or difficulties affording basic and medical needs – are evident across Israeli society, even
among those not considered poor.

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Family Structure and Well-Being Across Israel’s Diverse Population

This brief describes how Israel’s culture, geopolitics, and employment practices have helped both strengthen the role of families and promote a modern economy with economically empowered women. Nonetheless, in order to improve the lives of its families, Israel must address the high rates of poverty and material hardship, which are particularly pronounced in Arab Israeli and Haredi (ultra-Orthodox) families.

From: Policy Briefs


A Picture of the Nation 2014

With short, user-friendly and thought-provoking text and figures this short publication gives insight into the Israeli economy and society – past, present and future.

From: PeriodicalsPublicationsSocial-Economic Review

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Taub Center Events

“What’s Happening?”

An evening focused on Israel’s most important socioeconomic issues
We invite you to a unique event, made possible through the collaboration of Wize and the Taub Center for Social Policy Studies in Israel. The date of the event will be announced shortly.


Featured Publication

State of the Nation Report – Society, Economy and Policy 2013

From: Periodicals 23 Nov 2013

This year’s annual State of the Nation Report 2013 is now available on-line.


Data Sets

Download Data Sets by Subject

The center presents to the public electronic data sheets that contain categoriezed data