The creation of Israel called for the realignment of the West Bank and Gaza Strip economies with those of Jordan and Egypt. Subsequent conflicts have fostered economic uncertainties associated with occupation status, making investment in various sectors unattractive and hampering the prospects for development. Land expropriation, the growing number

chapter 1|5 pages


chapter 3|29 pages

Population, Labor Force, and Employment

chapter 4|24 pages


chapter 5|12 pages

Manufacturing and Mining

chapter 6|12 pages

Construction and Services

chapter 10|15 pages

Future of the Territories