ISBN 9780198069010,Engineering Economic Analysis

Engineering Economic Analysis



Oxford University Press

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9780198069010

ISBN-10 0198069014

Paper Back

Edition 10th
Number of Pages 590 Pages
Language (English)


Engineering Economic Analysis offers comprehensive coverage of financial and economic decision-making for engineering projects, with an emphasis on problem solving, life cycle costs, and the time value of money.

The authors' concise, accessible writing style and practical emphasis make this text ideal for undergraduate engineering economy courses. The tenth international edition has been revised to be specifically applicable to the international market.

About the Author
Donald Newnan Emeritus Professor, San Jose State University, Ted Eschenbach Assistant Dean, College of Engineering and Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering, North Carolina State University, Jerome Lavelle Professor Emeritus of Engineering Management, University of Alaska Anchorage

Table of Contents
1: Making Economic Decisions
2: Engineering Costs and Cost Estimating
3: Interest and Equivalence
4: More Interest Formulas
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 and the Public Sector
17: Accounting and Engineerign Economy
Appendix A: Introduction to Spreadsheets
Appendix B: Compound Interest Tables