Foreign Divestiture Decision Baltimore Co. considers divesting its six foreign projects as of today. Each project will last one year. The company’s required rate of return on each project is the same. The cost of operations for each project is denominated in dollars and is the same for all six projects. Baltimore believes that each project will generate the equivalent of $10 million in one year based on today’s exchange rate. However, each project generates its cash flow in a different currency. Baltimore believes that interest rate parity (IRP) exists. Baltimore forecasts exchange rates as explained in the following table.
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