What The Economist Got Wrong Dubbing Tel Aviv World's Most Expensive City

The sharp increase in the value of the shekel relative to other currencies distorts the picture of Tel Aviv, but it is not the only factor

Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Go to comments
Tel Aviv's Ben Yehuda street from the air. The Economist’s methodology may be the primary reason for Tel Aviv’s sharp climb in the rankings at the moment.
Tel Aviv's Ben Yehuda street from the air. The Economist’s methodology may be the primary reason for Tel Aviv’s sharp climb in the rankings at the moment.Credit: Tomer Appelbaum
Nati Toker
Nati Tucker