Eliyahu Kanovsky

Eliyahu Kanovsky, a Fellow of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, is Professor of Economics and Senior Researcher at the BESA Center for Strategic Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel.

Publications by Eliyahu Kanovsky

Netanyahu’s Economic Record

Blaming “the other guy” for current problems is a human frailty, but there are cases where there is substance to the allegation. I believe that the widespread criticism of Netanyahu’s economic record lacks, at the very least, a sense of fairness and balance. Read More »

The Woeful State of Saudi Finances

Saudi Arabia has experienced budgetary deficits in every year since 1983, in sharp contrast with its large surpluses of the previous decade. Between 1983 and 1992 the cumulative deficits of Saudi Arabia amounted to $141 billion, while in the previous decade its cumulative surpluses had totalled $107 billion. Read More »

The Woeful State of Saudi Finances