Financial Decision-Making for Engineers Colin K. Drummond

Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
10 Jul 2018
ISBN:
9780300192186
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
480 pages: 235 x 156mm
Illustrations:
85 b-w illus.

A much-needed practical guide, particularly suited for readers with engineering or science backgrounds, that provides the financial decision-making skills needed in the business world

This book provides engineers with little or no business background with the financial decision-making skills necessary for a management career. Based on materials used by students in a Master of Engineering Management program at Case Western Reserve University and informed by both classroom and industry experience, this essential guide could be used in courses or independent study. The chapters introduce and integrate key concepts relevant to basic management, accounting, and finance that will enhance the critical thinking and confidence necessary for success as a chief technology officer or in any business career.

Colin K. Drummond is professor and assistant chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University. He lives in Cleveland, OH.