Jennifer Olmsted


Jennifer Olmsted is associate professor of economics at Drew University in Madison, NJ.

Articles by this Author
Locked In, Locked Out of Work

Article VI, Item 2 of the 1993 Oslo accords concluded between Israel and the Palestinians states, “After the entry into force of this Declaration of Principles and the withdrawal from the Gaza Strip and Jericho area, with the view to...

Economics of Palestinian Return Migration

Palestinians living in the West Bank and Gaza have faced a series of economic shocks since the Gulf war. Each shock alone would have been difficult to weather, but combined they have led to a considerable worsening of economic conditions. These...

Thwarting Palestinian Development

The preamble of the Protocol on Economic Relations between the Government of the State of Israel and the PLO, signed on May 4, 1994, states:

This protocol lays the groundwork for strengthening the economic base of the Palestinian...