Background Note | HBS Case Collection | March 1997 (Revised May 2000)

Bretton Woods System of Exchange Rates, The

by Louis T. Wells Jr.


Describes the exchange rate system adopted at Bretton Woods in 1994.

Keywords: Trade; Currency Exchange Rate; Government and Politics; Adoption; System;


Wells, Louis T., Jr. "Bretton Woods System of Exchange Rates, The." Harvard Business School Background Note 797-093, March 1997. (Revised May 2000.)