Project Finance: Tools and Techniques

Project Finance: Tools and Techniques

Project FinanceThis first book in the UMT Series of Project Management Principles and Practices is written for project professionals who need to strengthen their financial skills and gain insights quickly. It addresses the core financial principles and tools that today's project professionals should master if they want to run their projects in a business-like manner. It strives to provide managers with practical insights that are relevant to situations they face on their projects. It is filled with easy to understand numerical examples that illustrate how financial tools and techniques are employed in practice.

The book's chapters include:

  • Introduction

  • Project Prioritization

  • Cost Estimating

  • Cost Control

  • Real Option Approach to Project Decision Making

  • Conclusions.

J. Davidson Frame

Dr. Frame is Academic Dean of UMT, and one of the world's leading authorities on project management. He has written a number of books on risk management and technology management including: Managing Projects in OrganizationsThe New Project ManagementProject Management Competence, and Managing Risk in Organizations . Dr. Frame was Professor of Management Science at the George Washington University, where he served on the faculty from 1979-1998. In 1990-1996, he headed the certification program for the Project Management Institute (PMI). In 1997-1998, he was PMI's Director of Education Services. In 1999-2002, he served on PMI's Board of Directors.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 96 pages; Dimensions (in inches): 0.30 x 8.58 x 5.46

  • Publisher: UMT Press, 2003

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