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Sangeeta Bansal is a Professor of Economics at the Centre for International Trade and Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University. She received her Ph.D. from the Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi Centre. Her research interests are in environmental and agricultural economics and policy making, corporate incentives for environmental protection, health and nutrition. She is co-editor of the journal Resource and Energy Economics, editorial board member of International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics and has served as Editorial Board Member of the journal Environmental and Development Economics. She was the recipient of Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowship 2013-14 to visit University of California, Berkeley.
Posts by Sangeeta Bansal
How effective are unenforced mandates for corporate social responsibility?
By enacting the Companies Act in 2013, India became the first country in the world to mandate spending by large corporations on socially responsible initiatives. Using firm data from 2010 and 2016, th...
- Sangeeta Bansal Madhu Khanna
- 05 April, 2021
How labels influence the decision to buy genetically modified food
A regulation mandating labelling for all packaged products has been in effect in India since the beginning of this year. This column examines the role of information provided by labels in the decision...
- Sangeeta Bansal Sujoy Chakravarty Bharat Ramaswami
- 28 October, 2013