The shekel is strong but oligarchs are stronger

Much of the country’s current frustration stems from being bombarded with hype regarding the economy’s strength and yet the average citizen will never reap the benefits. Politicians and oligarchs seem to be the only ones that are conspicuously gaining from Israel’s economic success story.

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August 20, 2011 21:24
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shekel and dollar

shekel versus dollar 521. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
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