By the end of this session you should be able to:

  • evaluate information to support project appraisal
  • identify and integrate non-financial factors in long-term decisions
  • discuss the financial consequences of dealing with long-run projects, and the importance of accounting for the time value of money
  • use discounting, including the use of annuities in comparing projects with unequal lives
  • evaluate capital investment real options
and answer questions relating to these areas.