Curriculum Vitae, 08/22/19

Neha Khanna

Department of Economics, Environmental Studies Program
Binghamton University
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000

Phone (607) 777-2689 . Fax (607) 777-2681 . E-mail nkhanna@binghamton.edu


Appointments || Education || Published Papers || Working Papers || Teaching
Professional Activities || University Service


APPOINTMENTS

Professor, Department of Economics and Environmental Studies Program , Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, 2013 - present.
Adjunct Professor, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2016 - present.
Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Environmental Studies Program, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, 2004 - 2013.
Adjunct Associate Professor, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2004 - present.
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Environmental Studies Program, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, 1998 - 2004.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Environmental Studies Program, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, January - May 1998.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1999 - 2004.
Computing Consultant, Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research Ithaca, NY, Summer and Fall, 1997.
Research Associate, Tata Energy Research Institute (TERI) New Delhi, India, 1991 - 1993.


EDUCATION

Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Cornell University, 1998.
M.A., Economics, Delhi School of Economics, India, 1991.
B.A., Economics (honours), Delhi University, India, 1989.


RESEARCH

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

Popular Press and Other Papers

      • Larson B., Hutton G., and N. Khanna. Challenge Paper on Air Pollution for the 2008 Copenhagen Consensus.
      • Chapman D. and N. Khanna, 2006. A Look at History, Economics, Oil, and War. Ithaca Journal, Ithaca, N.Y., June 7.
      • Khanna N. and D. Chapman, 2004b. World Oil Prices: Will They Fall? Ithaca Journal, Ithaca, N.Y. October 2.
      • Khanna N. and D. Chapman, 2004a. Iraq and the Curse of Oil. Ithaca Journal, Ithaca, N.Y. June 25.

Work In Progress

      • Khanna N. A Narrative on Two Weaknesses of the TRI for Research Purposes, Working paper 2019-05, Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, May 2019.
      • Khanna N., Delgado M.S., and G. Stokol. Direct and Indirect Effects of Voluntary Pollutiion Abatement Programs: An Assessment of Ohio's Tox Minus Program.
      • Sun S., Delgado M.S., and N. Khanna. Hybrids and Household Behavior: Implications for Miles Traveled and Gasoline Consumption, Revise and resubmit: Energy Economics.
      • Rijal B. and N. Khanna. High Priority Violations and Intra-firm Pollution Substitution. Revise and resubmit: Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.
      • Rijal B. and N. Khanna. Pollution Leakage as an Indirect Effect of Voluntary Pollution Prevention.
      • Shimshack J., Wheeler W., Khanna N. et al. Opportunities and Challenges with Facility Level EPA Data.
      • Zhang R., Sullivan D., Li H., Khanna N., Krupnick A. and E. Hill. Local Air Quality Impacts of Shale Gas Development: Evidence from Pennsylvania.
      • Vidovic M. and N. Khanna. Race, Income Inequality and Mortality in the United States. Economics Department working paper 0714.

Awards

      • Harpur Faculty Research Grant, 2018. Using Satellite Data to Measure Air Emissions from Shale Gas Development. Harpur College of Arts and Sciences, Binghamton University. $10,000 (principal investigator).
      • Best Article Award, 2015. Northeastern Agricultural and Resource Economics Association, for papers publihsed in Agricultural and Resource Economics Review
      • Editor's Choice Award, 2006. Western Economic Association International, for papers published in Contemporary Economic Policy.
      • Sabbatical Leave. 2005, Spring 2012, 2018-2019.
      • Dean's Research Semester Award. Harpur College of Arts and Sciences, Binghamton University. Spring 2002.
      • Daniel J. Hoffman Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. Economics Department, Binghamton University, 2001-02.

TEACHING and ADVISING

Teaching

Courses

      • Microeconomics: Principles of Microeconomics (ECON160), Microeconomic Theory (ECON500)
      • Resource and Environmental Economics: Environmental Economics (ECON331), Natural Resource Economics (ECON433), Graduate Seminar in Environmental Economics (ECON683)
      • Econometrics: Applied Econometrics (ECON502).

Graduate Student Advising

      • Binish Rijal, Ph.D. 2018: Post-doctoral Associate, Economics Department, University of California, Irvine (Ph.D Committee chairperson)
      • Huan Li, Ph.D. 2015: Assistant Professor, Economics, North Carolina A&T State University (Ph.D. Committee chairperson) Winner of the Sustainable Communities Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence Graduate Student Research Grant, 2013-2014.
      • Todd Guilfoos, Ph.D. 2013: Assistant Professor of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Rhode Island (Ph.D. Committee co-chairperson)
      • Michael S. Delgado, Ph.D. 2012: Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University (Ph.D. Committee co-chairperson): received Binghamton University's Excellence in Research Award, 2011
      • Jessica Lin (nee Harriger), Ph.D. 2010: Associate Professor of Economics, Western Illinois University (Ph.D. committee Chairperson)
      • Michael O'Hara, Ph.D. 2007: Assistant Professor of Economics, St. Lawrence University (Ph.D. committee Chairperson)
      • Martina Vidovic, Ph.D. 2003: Associate Professor of Economics, Rollins College (Ph.D. Committee Chairperson)

      • Jermaine Moulton, Ph.D. 2016 (Ph.D. Committee member)
      • Misuk Seo, Ph.D. 2012 (Ph.D. Committee member)
      • Weiwei Liu, Ph.D. 2012 (Ph.D. Committee member)
      • Shamim Sahibzada, Ph.D. 2002 (Ph.D. Committee member)

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Professional Meetings and Seminars: 2013 - present

      • Conference Presentation. "Air Quality Impacts of Shale Gas Development in Pennsylvania," Northeastern Agricultural and Resource Economics Association annual conference, Portsmouth, NH, June 9-11, 2019.
      • Conference Presentation. "Pollution Leakage as an Indirect Effect of Voluntary Self-Regulation," Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 9th annual summer conference, Incline Village, NV, May 29-31, 2019.
      • Invited Seminar. "High Priority Violations and Intra-firm Pollution Substitution," Delhi School of Economics, Delhi, India, April 5, 2018; Department of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, May 4, 2018; Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, January 31, 2019; Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, February 22, 2019.
      • Invited Seminar. "The Effects of Third Party Certification on Self-Regulation of Accidents in the U.S. Chemical Industry," SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Albany, NY, April 15, 2016.
      • Conference Presentation. "Direct and Indirect Effects of Voluntary Pollution Abatement Programs: An Assessment of Ohio's Tox Minus Program,"Northeast Agricultural and Resource Economics Association, Bar Harbor, ME, June 19-22, 2016.
      • Conference Presentation. "Voluntary and Mandatory Regulation: Impacts of Responsible Care on OSHA Enforcement," Applied and Agricultural Economics Association, Boston, MA, July 31-August 2, 2016.
      • Conference Presentation. "Voluntary Regulation and Government Regulation: Impacts of Responsible Care on Government Regulation," Assocation of Environmental and Resource Economists 4th Annual Summer Conference, San Diego, CA, June 3-5, 2015.
      • Invited Seminar. "Voluntary Pollution Abatement and the Effectiveness of Third Party Certification," Environmental Sciences Department, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, February 12, 2015.
      • Conference Presentation. "Third Party Verification and the Effectiveness of Voluntary Pollution Abatement Programs: Evidence from Responsible Care," Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 3rd annual Summer Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada, June 6-8, 2013; Northeast Agricultural and Resource Economics Association Annual Meeting, June 23-25, 2013, Ithaca, NY; American Economic Association Annual Conference, January 3-5, 2014, Philadelphia, PA.
      • Invited Seminar. "The Value of Environmental Status Signaling," Gosnell Lecture, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rcchester, NY, September 5, 2013.

Other Professional Activities

Memberships


UNIVERSITY SERVICE

Search Committee Chairperson, 2019-2020.
Faculty Senate, 2017-2019.
Director of Graduate Studies, 2012-2015, Fall 2016.
Economics Department Seminar Coordinator, Fall 2011.
Ph.D. Seminar II, Spring 2010, Spring 2011
Director of Graduate Admissions, Economics Department, 2007 - 2008
Graduate Committee, Economics Dept., 2000-01 (Vice Chair), 2003-present.
Microeconomics Comprehensive Examination Committee, 2007 - present.
Library Journals Committee, Economics Dept., 2002-03.
Recruiting Committee, Economics Dept., 1998-00, 2001-02.
Economics Dept. Workshops, 2000-03.
Environmental Studies Faculty Committee, 1998-present
Econometrics Comprehensive Examination Committee, Economics Dept., Summer-Fall, 2001.
Interdepartmental Search Committee for Statistical Consultant, 2000-01.
Committee to Review Microeconomics Comprehensive Exam, Economics Dept., 2000.
New Faculty Orientation Program: Focus on Teaching, 1999.
Executive Committee, Economics Dept., 1998-00.
Self Study of Graduate Program Committee, Economics Dept., 1998-99.
Computer POD Committee, Economics Dept., 1998-99.
Search Committee for Economics Dept. Network Support Technician, 1998-99.
Nobel Laureate Reception Committee, Economics Dept., 1999.