Paul Wieder Interviews Dr. Gill Bufman, economist
Since 2001, Dr. Gil Bufman has been the Chief Economist at Israel's Leumi Group, which includes Bank Leumi. He has also held positions at other Israeli banks and has been Senior Economic Advisor at Israel's Ministry of Finance, as well as an economic consultant at the World Bank. Bufman also teaches economics at several Israeli universities. Earlier, he worked in research and development for the Israeli Air Force and as a technological project manager in the Israeli aircraft and defense industries. Before he addressed the Standard Club in June regarding the world economy, Bufman sat down at the Bank Leumi office in Chicago with
to discuss Israel's economy.