Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Leading Process and Product Improvement

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IME 6060 - Capital Budgeting and Cost Analysis

Catalog Description:

Concepts, principles, and techniques of making decisions pertaining to the acquisition and retirement of capital goods by industry and government. Topics include the time value of money, basic economic decision models, effect of taxation and depreciation on economic decision, and capital allocation.

Credits: 3 hrs.

Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.

Lecture Hours - Laboratory Hours: (3-0)


Principles of Engineering Economic Analysis, White, Case, Pratt. Wiley & Sons, 2010.


Engineering Economic Analysis, Newnan, D.G.,Tenth Edition, Engineering Press, 2008.

Course Coordinator:

Bob White
Western Michigan University
E-216 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Phone: 276-3379

Revision Date: Fall 2010


Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5336 USA
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