**Jelen’s Cost and Optimization Engineering, Third Edition**

Kenneth K. Humphreys, Editor

AACE International, 1991

654 pages

*Price: $20 (Member) / $30 (Non-Member)*

This classic text book, originally published in 1991, is now back in electronic format!

Covers:

Mathematics of Cost Comparisons

(Introduction; Equivalence and Cost Comparisons; Depreciation and Taxes: Equivalence after Taxes; Continuous Interest and Discounting; Profitability; Inflation)

Optimization

(Break-Even and Minimum-Cost Analysis; Probability, Simulation, Uncertainty; Productivity; Optimization; Subsets in Optimization; Linear, Dynamic, and Geometric Programming; Special Mathematical Techniques)

Cost Estimation, Cost/Schedule Control, and Project Management

(Capital Investment Cost Estimation; Operating-Cost Estimation; Project Management and Control)

Associated Topics

(Cost Accounting; Cost Engineering and Beyond)

Appendixes

(Discrete Compound Interest; Continuous Compound Interest; Probability; Learning Curve)

[Look Inside]