Leading Israeli Economist Urges Netanyahu to Revamp Corporate Investment Law

Economist Uri Yogev says reforms are necessary: The mix needs to be more cuts in government spending.

Israel has veered off track in its efforts to encourage capital investment, a leading adviser to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday. The economist, Uri Yogev, who is an adviser to Netanyahu on efforts to form a new coalition government as well as on economic development policy, was part of a panel of economists at a program in Tel Aviv.