security (OECD, 2010), which makes it as the most militarized state in
the OECD, (most OECD countries spend 1%-2% of their GDP on security). It
also places Israel as one of the biggest spenders on security in the
world. But a recent study found that Israel actually spends a lot more
on security than the official figures admit. A more accurate estimate is
that Israel spends 12.3% of its GDP on security (Wolfson, 2009)."
Why Does Israel Still Occupy the Palestinians?
By SHIR HEVER
Book: The Political Economy of Israel's Occupation: Repression Beyond