| HBS Case Collection
(Revised from original 1989 version)
Gives students the opportunity to explore issues facing the board of directors in a leveraged buyout. RJR Nabisco is valued under different operating strategies and the source of gains in leveraged buyouts is stressed.
Keywords: Leveraged Buyouts;
Problems and Challenges;
Ruback, Richard S. "RJR Nabisco." Harvard Business School Case 289-056, August 2006. (Revised from original May 1989 version.)