8. Capital Budgeting

  1. Steven M. Bragg

Published Online: 13 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118268391.ch8

The New CEO Corporate Leadership Manual: Strategic and Analytical Tools for Growth

The New CEO Corporate Leadership Manual: Strategic and Analytical Tools for Growth

How to Cite

Bragg, S. M. (2011) Capital Budgeting, in The New CEO Corporate Leadership Manual: Strategic and Analytical Tools for Growth, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118268391.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470912874

Online ISBN: 9781118268391

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Keywords:

  • capital budgeting;
  • chief executive officer;
  • internal improvements;
  • discounted cash flows;
  • payback period

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hurdle Rate

  • Payback Period

  • Net Present Value

  • Internal Rate of Return

  • Throughput-Based Capital Budgeting

  • Problems with the Capital Budget Approval Process

  • Cash Flow Modeling Issues

  • Funding Decisions for Research and Development Projects

  • Postcompletion Project Analysis

  • Summary