Right of Reply: Why Prof. Yaron Zelekha Is Harming the Public Economic Debate

A response to economist Prof. Yaron Zelekha’s assertions regarding growth, unemployment and the cost of housing in Israel.

In Ayelett Shani’s interview with Prof. Yaron Zelekha (“The Number Cruncher,” July 5), Zelekha is scathing about Israeli government policy. There is certainly room for serious criticism of the government and prime minister, especially in regard to tough...