Preliminary Findings on the Impacts of the Cessation of Palestinian Labor in Israel on Key Palestinian Macroeconomic Indicators

author: Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute - MAS , Habib Hin
year: 2023

The cessation of workers’ compensation (in a range from 20% up to 100%) will impact final household consumption expenditure, causing consumption expenditure to decline by as much as 15.9% in 2024 (compared to previous levels) if the stoppage is total and prolonged. This will lead, inter alia, to a decrease in imports of up to 10% and together impact through accumulated multiplier effects in the economy.


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