LIS Center, New York

The Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) Center at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY) is a research, development and administrative satellite serving as the link between the CUNY Graduate Center community and the parent institute in Luxembourg. The LIS Center brings the resources of LIS to the Graduate Center, providing a learning platform for comparative research using the LIS data in the form of periodic seminars, symposia and courses devoted to research using LIS and LWS microdata. LIS and the Luxembourg Income Study Center are both directed by Professor Janet C. Gornick, Professor of Political Science and Sociology at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

For administrative inquiries, please contact:

For data use inquiries, please contact:

Luxembourg Income Study Center
The Graduate Center
The City University of New York
365 5th Avenue, Room 6203.08
New York, N.Y 10016-4309 USA
Tel +1 212 817 1874
Fax +1 212 817 1674

Directions to the New York Satellite Office

The LIS Center is located within The Graduate Center of The City University of New York. The Graduate Center is in Manhattan, on Fifth Avenue, between 34th and 35th Streets, diagonally across from the Empire State Building.

Closest Subways:
The closest subway station, located at 34th Street and 6th Avenue (Avenue of the Americas), is served by the B, D, F, N, R, and Q trains. Click here for a map courtesy of Yahoo, or here for a map courtesy of Mapquest. Penn Station at 7th Avenue is served by the 1, 2, 3 and A, C, E subways. Grand Central Station, served by 4, 5, 6, and 7, is nearby at 42nd Street and Park Avenue.

Information about bus and subway information can be found at the website of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).

Closest Trains:
The Graduate Center is close to two major train hubs: Penn Station, located two avenues west at 7th Avenue and 34th Street, and Grand Central Station, located a few blocks northeast at Park Avenue and 42nd Street.