Engineering Economics and Finance for Transportation Infrastructure, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 364238580X
  • ISBN-13: 9783642385803
  • DDC: 380
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 220 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This textbook provides a fundamental overview of the application of engineering economic principles to transportation infrastructure investments.  Basic theory is presented and illustrated with examples specific to the transportation field.  It also reviews the history of transportation finance, as well as current methods for funding transportation investments in the U.S.  Future problems and potential solutions are also discussed and illustrated.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures.
List of Tables.
1: Introduction.
2: Engineering Economics with Transportation Applications.
3: Banking Formulae.
4: Use of Banking Formulae in Engineering Economics.
5: The Costs of Transportation for Alternative Economic Analysis.
6: Illustrations of Complex Economic Analyses.
7: Financing of Transportation Infrastructure.
8: History of Transportation Finance in the U.S..
9: Bond Financing.
10: Financing Transportation Projects.
Appendix: Interest Tables.
Subject Index.