Process Engineering Economics / Edition 1

Process Engineering Economics / Edition 1

by James Riley Couper, Couper R. Couper
     
 

ISBN-10: 082474036X

ISBN-13: 9780824740368

Pub. Date: 08/26/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This text/reference outlines the fundamental concepts and strategies used to perform effective financial studies and economic assessments for informed management decisions in industry, illustrating approaches to prepare capital cost and operating expense estimates, profitability analyses, and feasibility studies, and execute sensitivity and uncertainty assessments.  See more details below

Overview

This text/reference outlines the fundamental concepts and strategies used to perform effective financial studies and economic assessments for informed management decisions in industry, illustrating approaches to prepare capital cost and operating expense estimates, profitability analyses, and feasibility studies, and execute sensitivity and uncertainty assessments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824740368
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/26/2003
Series:
Chemical Industries Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction1
2Financing the Corporate Venture7
3Financial Statements15
4Estimation of Capital Requirements55
5Estimation of Operating Expenses125
6Time Value of Money153
7Depreciation, Depletion, Amortization, and Taxes175
8Cash Flow Concept193
9Estimate of Profitability219
10Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis245
11Feasibility Analysis265
12Choice Between Alternatives and Replacement297
13The Economic Balance329
14Concluding Comments361
App. A: Glossary365
App. BRules of Thumb371
App. CEquipment Cost-Capacity Algorithms391
App. DCondensed Continuous Interest Tables411
App. EHirschmann-Brauweiler Tables413
Index417

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