Arab-Israeli unemployment much higher than thought

10.10.2012                      24.Tischrei. 5773                      Isru Chag

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Arab-Israeli unemployment much higher than thought

The share of Arabs among all unemployed Israelis is around 30 percent, twice that of earlier estimates.

The rate of unemployment among Arabs in Israel is much higher than previously believed, according to a new analysis by Professor Eran Yashiv, chairman of the Economic Policy Program at Tel Aviv University’s Taub Center….