Aliyah and Economics

Can it make economic sense to immigrate from the U.S. to Israel?  According to Chaim Waxman in an article in the Jerusalem Post, for some Orthodox families the answer is yes.  Because of the high costs of Jewish life in the United States, the more Jewishly committed are finding it harder to make ends meet.  Day school tuition, synagogue memberships, and Jewish camps are all significantly cheaper in Israel.

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