Government Expenditure for Social Services – 2004
Author: Yaakov Kop
April 13, 2005
The State Budget is a crucial tool for the implementation of policy in the various fields of government activity.
In recent years, relatively large changes were made in the size and composition of the budget in the course of the budget year. This makes it difficult for government ministries to implement their working plans efficiently and may result in underutilization of resources and confusion regarding priorities.
This paper appears as a chapter in the Center’s annual publication, Israel’s Social Services 2004, Yaakov Kop (editor).