Israel’s Middle Class 1992-2010: Who are we talking about?
People who talk about the middle class are often referring to very different people. This report clarifies the term, examining Israel’s middle stratum at three points in time: 1992, 2002, and 2010. The report looks at the middle stratum in Israel from the point of view of income distribution , home ownership, ethnicity, occupation, education, and place of residence, among others.
Workers, Employers and the Distribution of National Income 2011
From a macro-economic perspective, 2011 was a good year for the Israeli economy, whose economic growth was higher than that of other developed economies. From the standpoint of employees, the two most positive developments were the continued decline in unemployment, from 6.6% in 2010 to 5.6% in 2011, and the creation of 80,000 new jobs. … Continue reading Workers, Employers and the Distribution of National Income 2011