Reetika Khera is the author of Dissent on Aadhaar: Big Data Meets Big Brother (2019). She is Associate Professor of economics and public systems at IIM Ahmedabad. Earlier, she was Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. She was a post-doctoral Research Associate at Princeton University (2006–2007), received her doctoral degree in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi (2006), and MPhil in Development Studies from the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (2000). She has published widely on social policy issues including food security, nutrition, health, basic education, and social security in India.