2014 p31 eng

Investment has declined over the decadesDecember 10, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Investment has declined over the decades: Gross domestic investment (on equipment, machinery, buildings, etc.) fell from…

2014 p30 eng

Low capital investments – low productivityDecember 10, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Low capital investments – low productivity: Labor productivity and capital investments are positively related. With Israel’s…

2014 p29 eng

Low labor productivity across Israeli business sectors (Part B)December 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Low labor productivity across Israeli business sectors (Part B): As comparisons with OECD countries of labor…

2014 p28 eng

Low labor productivity across Israeli business sectors (Part A)December 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Low labor productivity across Israeli business sectors (Part A): As comparisons with OECD countries of…

2014 p27 eng

Gap in labor productivity between G7 and Israel has been rising for decadesDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Gap in labor productivity between G7 and Israel has been rising for decades: Israel’s labor productivity…

2014 p26 eng

Labor productivity in Israel among the lowest in the developed worldDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Labor productivity in Israel among the lowest in the developed world: Productivity is the basis for…

2014 p23 eng

Steadily larger shares of younger Haredi men studying in yeshivasDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Steadily larger shares of younger Haredi men studying in yeshivas: While an ever decreasing share of…

2014 p22 eng

The largest – and fastest growing – group of Haredi men have only a primary educationDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

The largest – and fastest growing – group of Haredi men have only a primary…

2014 p21 eng

In contrast to conventional wisdom, smaller share of Haredim attending collegeDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

In contrast to conventional wisdom, smaller share of Haredim attending college: The percentage of academic degree…

2014 p20 eng

External lecturers brought in to fill the voidDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

External lecturers brought in to fill the void: In the absence of sufficient research faculty positions,…

2014 p19 eng

Rising number of students per academic facultyDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Rising number of students per academic faculty: The importance of Israel’s cutting-edge research universities is not…

2014 p18 eng

Public spending on higher education falling further and further behind the OECDDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Public spending on higher education falling further and further behind the OECD: A comparison of public…

2014 p17 eng

Spending less on higher education per studentDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Spending less on higher education per student: While Israel’s standard of living – as measured by…

2014 p16 eng

Sharp rise in students versus small increase in senior facultyDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Sharp rise in students versus small increase in senior faculty: Israel’s population has increased by 133%…

2014 p15 eng

Non-research colleges are primary source of substantial increase in studentsDecember 09, 2014

By A Picture of the Nation 2014

Non-research colleges are primary source of substantial increase in students: The creation of academic non-research colleges…