National Expenditure for Social Services
Author: Gur Ofer
June 03, 1987
The budget for 1987/88 fiscal year has been submitted (and approved) but a struggle continues concerning the possible reduction of government expenditures.
Even relatively small sums have become the subject of difficult negotiations. It is therefore worthwhile to review national expenditures on social services in Israel from a historical perspective and compare Israel’s situation with that of other countries.
This paper appears as a chapter in the Center’s annual publication, Israel’s Social Services 1986-1987, and is available upon request.