Fundamentals of Engineering Economics by Chan S. Park

By Chan S. Park

New from the writer of the best-selling Contemporary Engineering Economics booklet, Fundamentals of Engineering Economics deals concise, yet in-depth insurance of all basic issues of Engineering Economics. A four-part association outlines an figuring out of cash and its administration, the way to assessment company and engineering resources, .the improvement of undertaking money flows, and particular issues in engineering economics. for people attracted to the sphere of business, civil, mechanical and electric engineering.

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50 extra for a shave with greater slnoothness and less irritation'? :What would happen if blade consumption dropped Inore than 10% due to the'longer blade life of the new razor? 1 Sheet-molding c o m p o u n d process: m a t e r i a l selection for a n a u t o m o t i v e exterior body [Courtesy of Dow Plastics, a business group of the Dow Chemical Company) Equipment and Process Selection: This class of engineering decision problem involves selecting the best course of action when there are several ways to meet a project's requirements.

Engineering economic analysis uses the compouizd-interest scheme exclusively, as it is most frequently practiced in the real world. The first scheme considers interest earned on only the principal amount during each interest period. In other words, under simple interest, the interest earned during each interest period does not earn additional interest in the remaining periods, even though you do not withdraw it. In general, for a deposit of P dollars at a simple interest rate of i for N periods, the total earned interest I would be I = (iP)N.

A specified length of time marks the duration of the transaction and thereby establishes a certain number of interest periods (N). 5. A plan for receipts or disbursements (A,,) that yields a particular cash flow pattern over a specified length of time. ) 6. A future amount of money (F) results from the cumulative effects of the interest rate over a number of interest periods. As an example of how the elements we have just defined are used in a particular situation, let us suppose that an electronics manufacturing company borrows $20,000 from a bank at a 9% annual interest rate in order to buy a machine.

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