"According to Bank of Israel economists, the data shows that increasing child allowances encourages birth, even unemployment, as the number of children in poor families is a major cause of inequality in the country. In other words, Increasing the amounts of child allowances directly encourages increased birth rates, especially among families who find it difficult to support the higher number of children in their families in the first place, and among those who choose an annuity rather than work, "Dr. Eyal Horowitz, 2015