Now is the Time to Reduce the Number of Ministers

Dr. Michael Sarel 15 Kislev 5784 | 28 November 2023

In 2014, the Knesset passed an amendment to Basic Law: The Government restricting the number of government ministers to nineteen (including the prime minister). The explanatory notes to the...

Following the HCJ ruling on Special Ed

Kohelet, Yishai Rivlin 25 Heshvan 5784 | 9 November 2023

In One Line:The Supreme Court canceled the Ministry of Education’s policy decision that shortened the school day in the Special Ed system due to a shortage of teaching staff....

Israel is an “Island Economy” by Choice, not Necessity

Kohelet 15 Elul 5783 | 1 September 2023

Research by Kohelet Forum Policy illuminates the fact that Israel’s comparatively low rate of importing goods and services is largely a result of government policy, particularly the barriers imposed...


A Detailed Proposal for a Feasible Electoral Reform

Dr. Emmanuel Navon, Prof. Abraham Diskin 26 Elul 5777 | 17 September 2017

The changes proposed here are the result of years of research, data analysis and comparative studies. We believe that the reforms outlined in this paper would be beneficial, that...

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Israel’s Settlement Regulations Bill and International Law

Prof. Eugene Kontorovich 22 Kislev 5777 | 22 December 2016

The proposed “Regulation Bill” raises the legal issues within Israeli and International Law regarding Israel's conduct in Judea, Samaria, the Golan Heights and East Jerusalem. Prof. Kontorovich...

Kohelet Forum conference 2016 – Legal consulting in the civil service

Kohelet 2 Heshvan 5777 | 3 November 2016

On October 26 the Kohelet Policy forum held it's annual conference on the status and authority of the Attorney General


The Electoral Reform Netanyahu Should Promote

Dr. Emmanuel Navon 4 Elul 5776 | 7 September 2016

During the 2015 Knesset elections, Benjamin Netanyahu committed to reform Israel’s voting system so as to free the prime minister from the permanent blackmail of his coalition partners. More...

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Legal Advisers and the Government: Analysis and Recommendations

Dr. Aviad Bakshi 23 Nisan 5776 | 1 May 2016

The AG holds exceptional powers in comparison to the government ministers thus undermining governance and the rule of majority. Kohelet's research paper calls for a fundamental reform to define...

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