Mesut Pervizpour

CEE-202 Engineering Economics

Course Description:

The planning and management of civil engineering projects. Modeling and optimization methods, project management techniques. Financial decision-making among alternatives. Present value and discounted cash flow analysis; incremental analysis and rate-of-return criteria.

Text book:
  • New Book: Engineering Economics Analysis by Newman, Eschenbach, and Lavelle, 13th Edition, Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-029690-2
  • Toward More Sustainable Infrastructure: Project Evaluation for Planners and Engineers, by Carl D. Martland, Wiley, 2011, ISBN-10: 0470448768
Location and Hours:
Lecture: T-TH, 10:45-12:00 PM, NV 003

Class Discussion:
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Course Grader:

Grader: Melissa Zirps,

Office Hours: T/TH 8:10-9:00AM, W/F 1:10-2:00PM

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