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Engineering economics - cash flow diagrams, present value, discount rates, internal rates of return - IRR, income taxes, inflation

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Accounting Rate of Return

Net Income to Net Investment

Bid - Work Flow Template

A bid work flow template - Online with Google Docs

Car Cost Calculator - New Car vs. Old

Compare costs between cars

Cash Flow Diagrams

Value of future money

Compound Interest Tables

Compound interest tables - Interests ranging 0.25 - 60%

Discount Rates

Single and multiple discounts

Discrete Compounding Formulas

Compounding formulas for discrete payments

Effective versus Nominal Interest Rate

Effective vs. nominal interest rates

Income Taxes

Taxable income and income taxes

Inflation Rate

Inflation and future value

Interest Formulas

Single cash flow formulas

Interest Rate

Interest is the cost of money

Internal Rate of Return - IRR

Internal Rate of Return - IRR - the break-even interest rate

Investment in Renewable Energy

An example - how to calculate an investment in renewable energy

Markup and Gross Profit

Profit versus markup

Net Income

The accounting measure of a project

Net Present Worth - NPW - of a Cash Stream

Net Present Worth - NPW - or Value of a stream of payments

Operating Profit

Generated profit or income

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Payback Time

Investments and payback time


Working with percentages - parts of a whole


An asset providing a fixed cash flow

Present Value

The Present Value of money in the future

Shipping - Cost, Payment Terms and Conditions (TERMS)

FOB, CFR ...

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