March 2011 Bulletin

In this bulletin…

High school matriculation completion rates among women were higher than those for men in the past – and have increased markedly in recent years. Children of less-educated parents have shown the highest increases in high school matriculation rates.

Gas finds raise profound policy issues for Israel’s future

Dental care is a major medical service expenditure item for Israeli households, falling disproportionately higher on poorer shoulders – with children and the elderly the primary losers.

Dr. Israel Katz, the founding Director of the Taub Center, passed away after a lengthy illness at the end of October, 2010.