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Computational Economic Analysis for Engineering and Industry

1st Edition

By Adedeji B. Badiru

CRC Press

304 pages

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pub: 2007-06-07
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Recent global anxiety indicates that more focus needs to be directed at economic issues related to industry. Conventional techniques often do not adequately embrace the integrated global factors that affect unique industries and industry focused computational tools have not been readily available. Until now. Computational Economic Analysis for Engi

Table of Contents

Applied Economic Analysis. Cost Concepts and Techniques. Fundamentals of Economic Analysis. Economic Methods for Computing Investment Alternatives. Asset Retention and Replacement Analysis. Depreciation Methods. Breakeven Analysis. Effects of Inflation and Taxes. Advanced Cash Flow Analysis Techniques. Multi-Attribute Investment Analysis and Selection. Budgeting and Capital Allocation. The ENGINEA Software: A Tool for Economic Evaluation. Cost Benchmarking Case Study. Appendix A: Definitions and Terms. Appendix B: Engineering Conversion Factors. Appendix C: Computational and Mathematical Formulae. Appendix D: Units of Measure. Appendix E: Interest Factors and Tables. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Project Management
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Operations Research