Ethiopian immigrants earning 30%-40% less than Arabs

05.03.2012                      11.Adar. 5772

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Ethiopian immigrants earning 30%-40% less than Arabs

Ethiopian immigrants without work experience are worst-paid group, unseating Arab Israelis, a new study finds.

Ethiopian immigrants without work experience have unseated Arab Israelis for the title of the lowest-earning group in Israeli society, a new study has found.
The research, conducted by Dr. Erez Siniver, chairman of the School of Economics at the College of Management, Academic Studies and Prof. Gil Epstein of Bar-Ilan University, is based on Central Bureau of Statistics data from 2010. It compares earnings data for people with 12 years of schooling or less….