Janet C. Gornick
Jun 10, 2015 | Senior Scholars

Senior Scholar, LIS Email Janet Gornick is Professor of Political Science and Sociology at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY) in the United States. She has held various positions at LIS for over twenty-five years, and has served as Director from 2006 to 2016. She is currently the director […]

Branko Milanovic
May 27, 2014 | Senior Scholars

Senior Scholar, LIS Email Branko Milanovic is a leading scholar on income inequality who joined The Graduate Center as Visiting Presidential Professor and Senior Scholar in the Stone Center. Before coming to the LIS Center, he was Lead Economist in the World Bank’s research department. He is the author of The Haves and the […]

Carmen Petrovici
Sep 18, 2012 | LIS Staff - Luxembourg

Data Expert and Research Associate bio Carmen is a social policy analyst specialised in labour market. She holds a PhD from Tilburg University, The Netherlands, Faculty of Social Sciences, Methodology and Statistics department and has a background in comparative social policy (MA in International Social Policy Analysis from Leuven University, Belgium), public policy and […]

Jörg Neugschwender
Sep 22, 2011 | LIS Staff - Luxembourg

Data Team Manager bio Jörg is an economic sociologist. In May 2016, he defended his doctoral dissertation on Pension Systems and Income Inequality among the Elderly in Europe at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences at the University of Mannheim, Germany. At LIS, Jörg is supervising the data team in harmonizing datasets […]

Sample Visiting Scholar
Apr 05, 2011 | Visiting Scholars

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Our Other Members
Feb 17, 2011 | Team

Peter Frase, is a doctoral candidate in Sociology at The Graduate Center of CUNY. Peter is the first recipient of an FNR-sponsored LIS Predoctoral Fellowship. Maurice Leach is a political scientist who consults regularly with LIS on microdata documentation.

Piotr Paradowski
Feb 17, 2011 | LIS Staff - Luxembourg

Data Expert and Research Associate bio Piotr Paradowski is a political economist. At LIS, he serves as a member of the data staff. He has comprehensive knowledge of quantitative social science methods and conducts research using the LIS data, focusing on income and wealth distributions as they relate to economic inequality, poverty, and welfare […]

Teresa Munzi
Feb 17, 2011 | LIS Directors

Director of Operations bio Teresa Munzi has a background in economics. She earned a degree in Economics from the University of Rome and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics. Before coming to work at LIS in 2002, she served as an economist at the Economics Directorate of the European Commission […]

Markus Jäntti
Feb 17, 2011 | Senior Scholars

Senior Scholar, LIS Email Tel +46 8 162645 Markus Jäntti is Professor of Economics at the Swedish Institute for Social Research at Stockholm University in Sweden. He holds a PhD in Economics from Åbo Akademi University in Turku, Finland. He was LIS’ Research Director from 2005 to 2014. His current research centers on income […]