Financial Management and Accounting Fundamentals for Construction
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.