Fischer: Benefits of OECD membership will show over time

The true benefits of Israel’s accession into the OECD will materialize over time, Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer told Army Radio on Monday afternoon.
“The OECD is a forum of peers where ministers and directors general get to learn from each other’s experience. This experience isn’t a theoretical benefit, but a very practical one,” he said.
Fischer added that new investment sources would open up before Israel now, as “there are investment funds that are restricted to investing in developed economies."