December 2011 Bulletin

This summer was one of unprecedented (in Israel) social protest. One of the primary issues underlying these protests was the perceived high cost of living in Israel.

One of the articles in this bulletin provides empirical corroboration for this public sentiment. While these issues brought people out into the streets in 2011, they represent only the tip of the socioeconomic iceberg facing Israel – issues that are covered in depth on an ongoing basis by the Taub Center’s Policy Programs and researchers.