Neha Sinha is an Assistant Director at IDFC Institute.
Prior to joining IDFC, Neha worked as an Economist with national level commodity derivatives exchanges in Mumbai where her primary role was policy advocacy aimed at market development, macroeconomic research and support to awareness initiatives. Earlier, she has worked with JPMorgan’s Investment Bank-Collateral Risk in Mumbai.
Her other areas of work include livelihood analysis of a nomadic tribe from a national park in Uttarakhand to gauge resource accessibility of the rehabilitated community at relocation sites, which was later presented at the International Society of Ecological Economics in Delhi. Neha also briefly participated in conducting a case study on social cost and benefit of Delhi Metro at the Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi. She has co-authored a research paper on commodity index development, published in a peer reviewed journal.
Neha holds a Masters of Arts in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune and Bachelors of Arts in Economics from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi.