What is the Hurdle Rate in Argentina?
14 Pages Posted: 29 Jun 2006
Date Written: June 2004
In 2002, after a financial crisis and one of the most important defaults in history, Argentina devaluated the Peso. The country risk inmediatly raised , and so did the hurdle rates for capital investment projects. In this context, any investment seem to be unacceptable. The discussion in this paper is if there was a Hurdle Rate or not, and we resent an estimation for different Industries in June 2004.
Keywords: discount, rate, wacc, capital, investment, decisions, hurdlle, project, cash flow, inversion, tasa, descuento, flujo, fondos, evaluacion, proyectos, finanzas corporativas, corporate finance
JEL Classification: E43,E44,G12,G31,G32
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