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Applied Economic Analysis for Technologists, Engineers, and Managers (2nd Edition)

 
 
 
 
Applied Economic Analysis for Technologists, Engineers, and Managers (2nd Edition)
Author: Michael S. Bowman
ISBN 13: 9780130945112
ISBN 10: 130945110
Edition: 2
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2002-05-20
Format: Paperback
Pages: 607
List Price: $220.60
 
 

This book provides a practical approach to making integrated financial decisions in contemporary organizations. While mathematics is used throughout, it focuses on the application of the math techniques used in real-world settings. Examples, Questions, Problems, and Discussion Cases balance quantitative analysis, team based decisions, technical factors, and qualitative information.

A four-part organization covers financial concepts, financial analysis and time value of money, financial decision making, and continuous financial improvement.

For those working in design, process and manufacturing engineering, purchasing, and financial analysis in both manufacturing and service organizations; for members of financial improvement teams; and for technical and senior managers.

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A text for students and for those working in design, process, and manufacturing engineering, purchasing, and financial analysis in manufacturing and service organizations, as well as technical and senior managers. Sections on concepts, financial analysis and time value of money, decision making, and continuous improvement follow the financial cycle, and cover both traditional and contemporary economic topics. Includes chapter review questions, problems and selected answers, and 60 discussion cases. Only a calculator and knowledge of college-level algebra are needed for problems. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.