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Cost and Benefit Analysis Book

Cost and Benefit Analysis Book



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Benefit-Cost Analysis
Financial and Economic Appraisal using Spreadsheets
This text offers the perfect introduction to social benefit-cost analysis. The book closely inte-grates the theory and practice of benefit-cost analysis using a spreadsheet framework. Thespreadsheet model is constructed in a truly original way which contributes to transparency,provides a check on the accuracy of the analysis, and facilitates sensitivity, risk and alternativescenario assessment.A case study incorporating the various issues is progressively developed on a spreadsheetwith the links between each stage thoroughly explained. The complete case study spreadsheetcan serve as a template for the reader’s own appraisal of projects in the field. In addition to theworked examples in the text some exercises are appended at the end of each chapter.The book has several unique features:the close integration of spreadsheet analysis with analytical principles;the spreadsheet approach provides an invaluable cross-check on the accuracy of theappraisal;the book is structured in a way that allows readers to choose the level of analysis which isrelevant to their own purposes.The text is suitable for people with a basic understanding of elementary economics who wishto learn how to conduct a social benefit-cost analysis.
Harry Campbell
Richard Brown
are both in the School of Economics at The Universityof Queensland. They have extensive experience in teaching and applied benefit-cost analysisand have between them held academic positions at universities in North America, Europe,Africa and Australia.

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