|Date of birth||17 October 1953|
|Place of birth||Tel Aviv, Israel|
|Knessets||13, 14, 15|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
He was first elected to the Knesset on the Labor Party list in 1992 and chaired the House Committee and the Joint Committee for the Knesset Budget during his first term. After being re-elected in 1996 he chaired the Economic Affairs Committee. For the 1999 elections he was placed 13th on the One Israel list (an alliance of Labor, Meimad and Gesher), and retained his seat as the alliance won 26 mandates. He was appointed chairman of the Finance Committee, but resigned his seat on 15 February 2001 and was replaced by Mordechai Mishani.
- Eli Goldschmidt on the Knesset website