CAPEX excellence : optimizing fixed asset investments /

Much of current management literature focuses on a limited set of 'classical' value levers, such as cost reduction, sales optimization or mergers & acquisitions, thus neglecting another core value lever: capital investments. That capital investments receive such limited attention is al...

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Other Authors: Hansen, Hauke.
Format: eBook
Published: Chichester, U.K. : John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I Why Investments Matter
  • 1. Introduction
  • pt. II Getting Investments Right
  • 2. Right Positioning: Managing an Asset's Exposure to Economic Risk
  • 3. Right Technology: How to Optimize Innovation Timing and Risks
  • 4. Right Timing: How Cyclicality Affects Return on Investments and What Companies Can Do About It
  • 5. Right Size: Balancing Economies and Diseconomies of Scale
  • 6. Right Location: Getting the Most from Government Incentives
  • 7. Right Design: How to Make Investments Lean and Flexible
  • 8. Right Financing: Shaping the Optimal Finance Portfolio
  • pt. III
  • 9. Right Allocation: How to Allocate Money Within the Company.