Professor Madhu Khanna
Professor and Director of Graduate Recruiting and Admissions, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Madhu Khanna is a Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. Her research focuses on environmental policy analysis and incentives for adoption of environmentally friendly technologies. She examines the effectiveness of voluntary environmental initiatives by corporations and information disclosure for reducing toxic releases. She also analyzes the design and targeting of agro-environmental policies. Her research has been funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency, US Department of Energy, and the Illinois Council on Food and Agricultural Research.