Dr. Yitzhak Klein

Dr. Yitzhak Klein is Director of Policy Research at the Foundation for Society and Liberty, a policy institute in Jerusalem devoted to a Jewish society, civil liberties and economic liberalism in Israel. Dr. Klein is former Director of the Israel Policy Institute in Jerusalem. He has published numerous articles on Israeli politics and economic policy.

Publications by Dr. Yitzhak Klein

Needed: Leadership for Growth

Israel’s economy has contracted for two consecutive years, and a third such year may well be in prospect.1 Savings and investment are down, unemployment has risen sharply,2 and Israelis’ standard of living has dropped sharply since the end of 2000. Poverty and welfare payments are on the rise, together with defense expenditures occasioned by war with the Palestinians. Read More »