This paper presents India’s economic growth by comparing it to that of the United States. In addition, this paper analyzes current events in India under a macroeconomic lens as it provides the macroeconomic impacts of said events. More specifically, this paper focuses on the ways in which unexpected severe flooding have impacted Northern India in the short-, medium-, and long-run. Analyses conclude with policy recommendations based on the goals of India’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
"Flooding in the Kashmir Valley: Macroeconomic Effects of a Natural Disaster in India,"
Gettysburg Economic Review:
Vol. 8, Article 8.
Available at: http://cupola.gettysburg.edu/ger/vol8/iss1/8