Chapter 8. How Not to Go Bust

  1. Richard Hill and
  2. George Solt

Published Online: 30 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch8

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

How to Cite

Hill, R. and Solt, G. (2010) How Not to Go Bust, in Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470546017

Online ISBN: 9780470768570

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Keywords:

  • How Not to Go Bust - companies failing, when they run out of working capital;
  • small, temporary losses - being not usually fatal;
  • company, not taking contracts - that are so large, causing failures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Need for Working Capital

  • Case 1

  • Case 2

  • Case 3

  • Summary