Case | HBS Case Collection | January 1996 (Revised December 1999)

1994-95 Mexican Peso Crisis, The

by Kenneth A. Froot and Matthew McBrady

Abstract

Explores the peso crisis of 1994-95 and why it occurred. Students must examine Mexico's policies, the capital market's reactions, and the implications of devaluation for future capital flows and growth.

Keywords: Exchange rates; International capital markets; Devaluation; Currency Exchange Rate; Financial Markets; International Finance; Capital; Mexico;

Citation:

Froot, Kenneth A., and Matthew McBrady. "1994-95 Mexican Peso Crisis, The." Harvard Business School Case 296-056, January 1996. (Revised December 1999.)