Mideast Israel Economy

January 30, 2013 - 9:31 AM
Bank of Israel governor Stanley Fischer, gestures as he speaks during a press conference in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. Fischer is resigning from his post in June, after being credited with maintaining the country's economic stability while the financial crisis pummeled countries around the world. Fischer's departure comes two years before the end of his second five-year term. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)