Liberalization , Privatization , And Crash : Mexico ’ s Banking System in the 1990 s

  title={Liberalization , Privatization , And Crash : Mexico ’ s Banking System in the 1990 s},
  author={William C. Gruben},
  • William C. Gruben
  • Published 2001
Thi s article details the events that precipitated and followed Mexico's financial crisis and examines how the problems took shape. Although the Mexican economy has been growing since the third quarter of 1995, the banking sector remains in serious financial straits whose resolution, the government estimates, will ultimately absorb the equivalent of 8 percent of current annual gross domestic product (GDP). Indeed, despite Mexico's recovery, domestic banking fragility strains Mexico's ability to… CONTINUE READING

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