Publication Date: January 2006
Publisher: Jewish People Policy Planning Institute
Author(s): Sergio DellaPergola
Research Area: Population and demographics; Social conditions
Keywords: Public Policy; Israeli Jews; Demography; Fertility
The author analyzes fertility trends among the Jewish population in Israel in relation to concerns about the future existence of Israel and its role in the region and in the world. He discusses factors affecting women's decisions regarding family size and state involvement in such matters, and provides policy recommendations.