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As U.S. dollar plummets, Israelis rediscover the shekel

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/as_us_dollar_plummets_israelis_rediscover_the_shekel_20080302

No longer the subject of derision or victim of hyperinflation, the shekel is now among the strongest currencies in the world. For the first time in years, businesses and real estate agencies that once dealt only in dollars are now instead setting their rates to the shekel.

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