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Modern Engineering Economy - Donovan Young

Modern Engineering Economy

Hardcover Published: 4th January 1993
ISBN: 9780471542605
Number Of Pages: 584

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Focusing on decisions--engineering economy as a decision tool not an adjunct to accounting--this textbook is completely integrated into the easy-computing era and treats monetary inflation routinely. Contains detailed coverage of equipment replacement, after-tax analysis, risk, public economy, benefit/cost ratios and cost effectiveness. Chapter 10 features unique case-study-type design exercises which integrate methods and practice. Includes over 800 original problems with comprehensive solutions and discussion, approximately 300 chapter examples, 450 end-of-chapter exercises, 100 quiz questions plus several hundred charts, graphs and tables.

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Engineering Decision Making.

Compound Interest and Discounted Cash Flow.

Escalation and Inflation.

Efficiency Measures.

Evaluation of Alternatives.

Leverage and Capital Budgeting.

Public-Sector Decision Making.

Risk and Uncertainty.

Probabilistic Decision Making.

Taxes, Depreciation, and Incentives.

Design Exercises.

Answers to Even Exercises.

Index.

ISBN: 9780471542605
ISBN-10: 0471542601
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 584
Published: 4th January 1993
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.1 x 18.1  x 3.51
Weight (kg): 1.26
Edition Number: 1