American-born Israeli Professor Steven Plaut passed away this week at the age of 65 after a years-long struggle with cancer.
A native of Philadelphia, Steven Plaut was an economist and professor of business administration at Haifa University. He worked at the Federal Reserve Bank, among other places and was a prolific writer and blogger.
In addition, he was a member of the editorial board of the Middle East Quarterly, a publication of the Middle East Forum think tank.
Baruch Dayan HaEmet.