Dr. Davidson is a member of the Department of Communication at the University of Haifa, Israel. He studies the intersection of economics and media from both institutional and textual perspectives. He examines the experience of working within the culture industries (e.g., journalism, television) as well as the representation of economic life in journalism. He received his BA from Tel Aviv University, his MSc from the London School of Economics and his PhD from the University of Michigan. His work has been funded by the Israel Science Foundation (with Dr. Oren Meyers) and the German-Israel Foundation.