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Cornell University

Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition

Natasha Jha


Natasha Jha is a PhD student in the field of applied economics and management. She is interested in studying the linkages between agriculture and nutrition and how these are likely to be impacted by climate shocks. Her research interests evolved from her experience as a research assistant in the economics and public policy department at the Indian School of Business. As a researcher, she has worked on projects exploring the political economy behind the minimum support price of agricultural commodities in India and farmer responses to rainfall shocks and temperature variability. Natasha holds an MA in economics from the Delhi School of Economics and an undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Delhi.