Now not only is gas from Israel's offshore fields starting to flow but a new estimate is that the fields are bigger than expected previously.
That doesn't mean problems don't exist, including a budget deficit caused by some boosts in social spending (responding to protests in 2012) and unexpected defense spending to protect the border with Egypt or to handle the Iranian threat. But that deficit will be addressed, unlike in other countries. Here is a discussion of the problems and likely policies of the new government.
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