Cost-Benefit Analysis -- Just the Basics!
Publisher: Resource Management Systems, Inc.
244 Pages; Metal Bound
Cost-Benefit Analysis, Step-By-Step, Just the Basics! This hands-on guide to cost-benefit analysis converts the theory into a practical, plain-English, tool for evaluating alternative technology solutions to business problems. Technical and business professionals in both the private and public sectors appreciate the fact that this procedural guide was developed and written for people who actually have to produce a credible Cost-Benefit Analysis. Most users have little or no finance or economics background.
Make no mistake, this is not another warmed-over economics textbook re-titled “cost-benefit analysis”. You won’t find any discussion of ‘transfer pricing” or “general equilibrium theory” . You will find chapter titles like “Step 4. Measure What You Get (Benefits)” and “Step 5. Measure What You Give (Costs)” are typical of the straightforward language used throughout to explain this topic.
This book is designed for people who have to actually produce a credible cost-benefit analysis. Usually with minimal information and very little time.
The CBA procedure is divided into eight-steps:
This book is an indispensable guide for anyone who needs to prepare a cost-benefit analysis; it is a valuable reference for those who tell others to do it.