"is also lacking in higher education" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • C. Bendavid
    • 24.06.14 | 18:26 (IDT)

    The artcle is excellent but this comment was unnecessary. Yair Lapid struggled with learning disabilities in his youth but he is an autodidact and his general knowledge is way above that of his colleagues in government. Anyway, nowadays, a university degree doesn't make you necessary more informed anymore. In fact, most university students never read books. Moreover, there is no link between a "higher education" degree and one's understanding of economics (unless he studied this discipline, which is not the case for a majority of government ministers).

    from the article: Israel's triumph of stupidity over experience
    First published 12:25 24.06.14 | Last updated 12:25 24.06.14
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