Engineering Economy / Edition 15

Engineering Economy / Edition 15

by William G. Sullivan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132554909

ISBN-13: 9780132554909

Pub. Date: 01/10/2011

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Engineering Economy, 15e, is ideal for undergraduate, introductory courses in Engineering Economics. It also is a useful reference for engineers interested in reviewing the basic principles of engineering economy.

Used by engineering students worldwide, this best-selling text provides a sound understanding of the principles, basic concepts, and

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Engineering Economy, 15e, is ideal for undergraduate, introductory courses in Engineering Economics. It also is a useful reference for engineers interested in reviewing the basic principles of engineering economy.

Used by engineering students worldwide, this best-selling text provides a sound understanding of the principles, basic concepts, and methodology of engineering economy. Built upon the rich and time-tested teaching materials of earlier editions, it is extensively revised and updated to reflect current trends and issues, with an emphasis on the economics of engineering design throughout. It provides one of the most complete and up-to-date studies of this vitally important field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132554909
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/10/2011
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IFundamentals of Engineering Economy1
Ch. 1Introduction to Engineering Economy2
Ch. 2Cost Concepts and Design Economics23
Ch. 3Money-Time Relationships and Equivalence70
Pt. IIBasic Topics in Engineering Economy149
Ch. 4Applications of Money-Time Relationships150
Ch. 5Comparing Alternatives197
Ch. 6Depreciation and Income Taxes253
Ch. 7Cost Estimation Techniques313
Ch. 8Price Changes and Exchange Rates368
Ch. 9Replacement Analysis406
Ch. 10Dealing with Uncertainty447
Pt. IIIAdditional Topics in Engineering Economy483
Ch. 11Evaluating Projects with the Benefit-Cost-Ratio Method484
Ch. 12Engineering Economy Studies in Investor-Owned Utilities519
Ch. 13Probabilistic Risk Analysis540
Ch. 14Capital Financing and Allocation586
Ch. 15Dealing with Multiattributed Decisions618
Pt. IVAppendixes641
AAccounting and Its Relationship to Engineering Economy642
BAbbreviations and Notation660
CInterest and Annuity Tables for Discrete Compounding665
DInterest and Annuity Tables for Continuous Compounding684
EStandardized Normal Distribution Function688
F: Selected References691
G: Answers to Problems695
Index708

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