Capital Budgeting: Theory Quantitative Methods, and Applications

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Harper & Row, 1982 - Capital budget - 398 pages

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Objective of Capital Budgeting
Estimating Project Characteristics
Cost of Capital

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About the author (1982)

Anthony F. Herbst is Professor of Finance and holds the Charles R. and Dorothy S. Carter Chair at the University of Texas, El Paso. Prior to earning a Ph.D. in Economics at Purdue University, he was manager of operations research for the National Bank of Detroit, and previously had held positions as an industrial engineer for Koppers Corporation and Ford Motor Company.
From 1982 through 1998 he served as founding editor of the "Journal of Financial Engineering" (now merged with the "Journal of Derivatives"), where he is now an associate editor. He is also a member of the editorial boards for the "Journal of Financial Research" and The Global Finance Journal, and advisor on the editorial board of the "Journal of Taxation of Financial Institutions." He is the author of several books including "Analyzing and Forecasting Futures Prices" (John Wiley & Sons Ltd.)

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