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Engineering Economics / Edition 4
     

Engineering Economics / Edition 4

by James L. Riggs
 

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ISBN-10: 0079122485

ISBN-13: 9780079122483

Pub. Date: 02/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

The fourth edition of this text continues to be a comprehensive,authoritative and interesting resource for introductory and advanced courses in Engineering Economics. This new edition has streamlined the material into 15 accessible,readable chapters. The sequence of chapters flows through: 1) Fundamentals required for economic analysis; 2) Structural/procedures

Overview

The fourth edition of this text continues to be a comprehensive,authoritative and interesting resource for introductory and advanced courses in Engineering Economics. This new edition has streamlined the material into 15 accessible,readable chapters. The sequence of chapters flows through: 1) Fundamentals required for economic analysis; 2) Structural/procedures for performing those analyses; 3) Specific considerations for the public sector; 4) Depreciation and income tax considerations; 5) Inflation/considerations; and 6) Advanced concepts,including risk and decision. An emphasis on a clear,interesting writing style with numerous examples and review exercises offsets traditional ideas that the subject matter can be dull.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780079122483
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Series:
Series in Industrial Engineering and Management Science
Edition description:
4th ed
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.61(h) x 1.81(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Engineering Economics
2 Time Value of Money
3 Present Worth Comparisons
4 Equivalent Annual Worth Contributions
5 Rate of Return Calculations
6 Structural Analysis of Alternatives
7 Replacement Analysis
8 Public Projects
9 Depreciation and Income Tax
10 Effects of Inflation
11 Sensitivity Analysis
12 Breakeven Analysis
13 Risk Analysis
14 Multistage Sequential Analysis
15 Multiatribute Decision Making

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