Case | HBS Case Collection | March 2007 (Revised January 2008)

Korea: After the 1997 Financial Crisis

by Laura Alfaro, Rafael M. Di Tella and Renee Kim

Abstract

Examines what happened to Korea after the 1997 financial crisis and the implementation of the IMF-mandated reforms imposed on Korea as conditionalities to the country's emergency loan package.

Keywords: Financial Crisis; Macroeconomics; Financing and Loans; Governing Rules, Regulations, and Reforms; Crisis Management; South Korea;

Citation:

Alfaro, Laura, Rafael M. Di Tella, and Renee Kim. "Korea: After the 1997 Financial Crisis." Harvard Business School Case 707-042, March 2007. (Revised January 2008.)