Members of the Currency Department of the Bank of Israel, headed by director of the department Dr. Ilan Steiner, participated in a seminar hosted by the Institute on the Haredi economy and its cash usage patterns. Vice Chair Nitsa (Kaliner) Kasir spoke at the seminar, and a roundtable discussion was held with business owners and representatives of organizations from the Haredi community. Following the roundtable discussions, participants went on a tour of the Mir Yeshiva and the largest money lending gemach in the Haredi community operating within it.

     

To download Nitsas presentation (Hebrew) click here.