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Engineering Economic Analysis

Twelfth edition

Don Newnan, Jerome Lavelle, and Ted Eschenbach

February 2015

ISBN: 9780199339280

616 pages
Paperback
235x191mm

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Price: £58.99

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The twelfth international edition of the market-leading Engineering Economic Analysis offers comprehensive coverage of financial and economic decision making for engineers, with an emphasis on problem solving, life-cycle costs, and the time value of money.

  • Accessible writing, practical emphasis, and contemporary examples linked to students' everyday lives.
  • Emphasis on problem solving, life-cycle costs, and the time value of money
  • Comprehensive coverage of financial and economic decision making for engineers

About the Author(s)

Don Newnan, Jerome Lavelle, and Ted Eschenbach

Donald G. Newnan is Professor Emeritus of Industrial and Systems Engineering at San Jose State University.

Ted G. Eschenbach is a consultant and Professor Emeritus of Engineering Management at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Jerome P. Lavelle is Associate Dean in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University.

Table of Contents

    1 Making Economic Decisions
    2 Estimating Engineering Costs and Benefits
    3 Interest and Equivalence
    4 Equivalence for Repeated Cash Flows
    5 Present Worth Analysis
    6 Annual Cash Flow Analysis
    7 Rate of Return Analysis
    8 Choosing the Best Alternative
    9 Other Analysis Techniques
    10 Uncertainty in Future Events
    11 Depreciation and Capital Allowances
    12 Taxes
    13 Replacement Analysis
    14 Inflation and Price Change
    15 Selection of a Minimum Attractive Rate of Return
    16 Economic Analysis in the Public Sector
    17 Accounting and Engineering Economy
    APPENDIX A INTRODUCTION TO SPREADSHEETS
    APPENDIX B TIME VALUE OF MONEY CALCULATIONS USING SPREADSHEETS
    APPENDIX C COMPOUND INTEREST TABLES

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