Category Archives: Economy

Why is Israel Chained to the Diplomatic Process? By Moshe Feiglin

We are used to thinking that the goal of the State of Israel is to achieve peace and that the problems our state faces are security, demographics, Palestinian nationalism, international pressure and economics.
But “peace” cannot be the defined goal of […]

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Hybrid Economics, Torah Style: By Moshe Feiglin

And if your brother becomes poor, and his means fail with you, and you shall uphold him: as a stranger and a settler shall he live with you.
Take no interest from him or increase; but fear your
G-d; so that your […]

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Bank of Israel Should Not Buy More Dollars: By Moshe Feiglin

Yesterday the Bank of Israel announced that it would be buying hundreds of millions of US dollars, which will be added to the immense mound of dollars already piled up in its basement.
Two years ago, I wrote that a 17 […]

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How to Save Israel from the Approaching Economic Storm: By Moshe Feiglin

It looks like Europe blinked first this time. The Greeks have defaulted, but will remain in the EU nonetheless.
Strange…Greece owes 300 billion Euros, is not willing to pay a fraction of it and it is quite clear that (similar to […]

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Should Tycoons Be Allowed to Profit? By Moshe Feiglin

I have no idea who is trying to hide what in Netanyahu’s proposed agreement with Yitzchak Tshuva, the tycoon who explored for and found natural gas in Israel’s territorial waters. I am sure that both Netanyahu and Tshuva have an […]

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Money (and Slavery) Make the World Go Round: By Moshe Feiglin

The man sitting opposite the courteous bank clerk needs a loan. The clerk checks his ability to pay off his debt. “Bring me your salary slips”.  “Do you own an apartment?”
In other words, the bank clerk is investigating how much […]

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Moshe Feiglin’s Bar Ilan Speech: My Plan for Israel’s Future

MK Moshe Feiglin made this speech at Bar Ilan University on Sunday, 22 Kislev/December 14, ’14. 
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Dear Friends,
It is no coincidence that I have chosen the Bar Ilan University as the venue at which to present my political platform.
In all the […]

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Open the Market to Competition: By Moshe Feiglin

Last week, I proposed a bill in the Knesset to institute online ridesharing as an option for commuters. Currently, it is illegal in Israel for drivers who are not certified for public transportation to take passengers in their vehicles for […]

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The Solution for Israel’s Housing Shortage: By Moshe Feiglin

It is becoming more and more difficult to attain housing in Israel. Here are some interesting statistics: In 1984 – thirty years ago – Israel’s GNP was 30 billion dollars. Today, it is 300 billion dollars. Back in 1984, the […]

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Samaria or the Sea: By Moshe Feiglin

Yesterday, the Knesset held a special session, with the participation of the PM, on the housing crisis. In my speech, I presented a special report that proves that if the current construction and natural growth trends continue, the land reserved […]

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