The previous recession began with the tourism industry, which is so sensitive to security related events. What happened then is happening again now.
The good news is that the Housing Ministry will embark on a project to transfer the ownership of apartments from the Israel Lands Administration (ILA) to private ownership. The bad news is this is a change that doesn't deal with the great damage the ILA causes the public.
At the beginning of this week, Ben-Nun presented his 'reform,' which is in fact the complete opposite of a reform. Instead of stimulating competition, it strengthens the IEC's power as a monopoly.
A real reform in the education system -one that will pass the administrative scepter to school principals.
The chairman of the Knesset House Committee, Kadima MK Ruhama Avraham, knows what's truly important for an MK. She knows that publicity for her is most important.
It is impossible to fight poverty with a cessation of growth in the econonomy.