Financial Management and Accounting Fundamentals for Construction

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ISBN-13: 9780470182710
ISBN-10: 0470182717
Author: Daniel W Halpin; Bolivar A Senior
Pages: 320

Financial Management and Accounting Fundamentals for Construction is designed to help readers better understand and navigate the financial decisions that are part of every construction project. This book is a compact summary of the basic financial skills that a construction professional must have to be successful in the management of a construction company and its projects. Readers will learn about accounting fundamentals, project-related financial matters and company level financial issues. Includes:

  • Easy-to-understand coverage of financial concepts specific to the construction industry, including business taxation, project control, engineering economy, and financial forecasting
  • Numerous worked examples, plus end-of-chapter review questions and exercises
  • Helpful appendices that present the structure of a typical chart of accounts, the flow of transactions through a construction accounting system, and tables required for computing interest and the time value of money.