Welfare State & social Security

  Welfare State & social Security

Publications

The Future of Youth in Europe and Israel: Social Exclusion and the Quality of Democracy

At the beginning of the 21st century, the young generation in Israel and Europe faces new and substantial challenges. The...

Rebuilding the Welfare State in Multicultural Societies

Conclusions from the FEPS seminar - "Rebuilding the Welfare State in Multicultural Societies" which took place in Tel Aviv...

Co-determination and Sustainable Organizations

A joint research of the Macro Center for Political Economics and the Hans-Böckler-Foundation in the subject of organization sustainability and...

The Green Economy, the Labor Market and the response of the Labor Movement: International Comparison and Lessons for Israel

Workers pariticpation and the transition to green economy

Corporate Social Responsibility in the EU and in Israel

Corporate Cultures regarding Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and their Impact on Conflict Solutions.

New Challenges of the Welfare State

Mapping policy measures that have proved to be successful and providing concrete recommendations about the ability of implementing similar measures...

All of the Above: Identity Paradoxes of Young People in Israel

The 3rd youth study wished to provide an in-depth review of the youth's changes in national, societal and personal...

The Social Alliance - Summary of Policy Recommendation 2014

Summary of the main speeches, researches and conclusions presented on both conferences held in 2014.

Israel’s implementation of the OECD recommendations

A paper written within the framework of the Zichron Ya'akov initiative concerning the OECD's recommendations for Israel, their...

Adult Vocational Training and the Israeli Labor Market

Examining labour market needs in Israel and recommendations for improvement of vocational training among adult workers.

Proposal for a Vocational Training Model for Israel

Labour market and vocational training analysis and recommendations for the creation of an Israeli vocational education and training (VET)...

?Where is Generation Z Going

Between Disappointment and Expectations - Personal, National and Societal Attitudes of Jewish and Arab Youth in Israel The 4th Youth...

Single-Parent Families in Israel

Single-Parent Families in Israel

Events

International conference: Co-determination and Sustainable Organizations

The Social Alliance #3: "What is your plan?"

An open discussion with various parties' representatives about their economic and social plans.

International Seminar: Rebuilding the Welfare State in Multicultural Societies

In the age of globalization and multicultural societies, creating innovating yet doable models of the welfare state is of major...

Seminar - Development Of The Negev And The Government Budget

The second meeting for 2015 will deal with the development of the Negev in light of the government budget, with special...

Registration to an International Academic Program (Israel-Germany) about the Labor World

A joint acadmic program of the Macro Center for Political Economics, the European Academy of Labor (AEdA) in Frankfurt...

Projects

Vocational Training

by: Dr. Roby Nathanson
A high quality vocational training system allows graduates to improve their position in the labor market, reduces poverty and increases...

Youth Studies

by: Dr. Roby Nathanson
At the begining of the 21st century the young generation faces new and complicated challenges.The way youths will cope...

International Academic Program (Israel-Germany) about the Labor World

by: Yanai Weiss
A joint acadmic program of the Macro Center for Political Economics, the European Academy of Labor (AEdA) in Frankfurt...

Media

Who pays the price for tax cuts?

In a study conducted in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Israel Foundation on private spending on education and healthcare, we found...

The Social Alliance: there has been no change whatsoever since the protest

A study conducted by the Macro Center and presented at the first gathering of the "Social Alliance", shows that...

Why are they in such a hurry to introduce cutbacks when there are budget surpluses?

Where have all the surplus billions disappeared that should have been in the Finance Ministry's coffers at the beginning...

The need for tax reforms

Opinion piece by Macro Center General Director Dr. Roby Nathanson about the need for a reform of the tax policy...

New study: Israel invests twice as much in students beyond the Green Line

A new study by the Macro Center for Political Economics points to discrimination, revealing that the State of Israel invests...

Levers of growth? Not in the next budget

Not healthcare, not housing, and not education - the budget is not allocating resources. Oh well, at least there are...

Jewish Settlements Draw Home Buyers

Prices rise sharply as some Israelis seek residences on disputed land

?Where is Generation Z Going

Einav Shif published an opinion article in Yediot Achronot, about the 4th Youth Study of the Friedrich Ebert-Stiftung and Macro...

?Where is Generation Z Going

Orit Lavi Nesiel interviewed Macro Center General Director Dr. Roby Nathanson, in the "Knesset Channel", about the 4th Youth...

?Where is Generation Z Going

Yediot Achronot published the 4th Youth Study of the Friedrich Ebert-Stiftung and Macro Center about Personal, National and Societal Attitudes...

Foreign Workers Should be Integrated Into the Labor Market

Article in Hebrew

"Non-Israeli workers contribute to the economy"

Dr. Roby Nathanson, head of the Macro center, Interviewed by Anat Davidov about Non-Israeli workers in the country (Hebrew)...

The Israeli economy suffers a 6.4 Billion dollar loss due to non-integration of people with disabilties into the workforce

Read the full article (Hebrew)

המשק מפסיד 6.4 מליארד שקלים בשנה מאי-שילוב אנשים עם מוגבלות בעבודה.

מחקר של מרכז "מאקרו" בשיתוף עם האגף לקידום שוויון בהסתדרות קובע כי ישנה עלייה מתמדת באחוז בעלי המוגבלויות המועסקים...