Development of a special topics course on civil engineering project finance for the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering of Texas A & M University

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a project finance course integrated into the core curriculum for graduate civil engineering students. Even fewer programs treat project finance as a truly interdisciplinary topic. In fact, the topic of project finance often constitutes only a small part of the structured finance curricula. The purpose of this project was to bridge this gap by developing educational and teaching materials for an interdisciplinary course in project finance. This course communicates the implications of financial decisions on engineering choices and vice versa. The course is directed toward graduate students at the Master of Science level to better prepare them to deal with ... continued below

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210 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Damnjanovic, Ivan & Aslan, Zafer May 2011.

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  • Main Title: Development of a special topics course on civil engineering project finance for the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering of Texas A & M University
  • Added Title: New graduate course in transportation infrastructure finance in the Civil Engineering Department at Texas A & M University
  • Series Title: University Transportation Center for Mobility series (Tex.)

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a project finance course integrated into the core curriculum for graduate civil engineering students. Even fewer programs treat project finance as a truly interdisciplinary topic. In fact, the topic of project finance often constitutes only a small part of the structured finance curricula. The purpose of this project was to bridge this gap by developing educational and teaching materials for an interdisciplinary course in project finance. This course communicates the implications of financial decisions on engineering choices and vice versa. The course is directed toward graduate students at the Master of Science level to better prepare them to deal with real-world transportation financing.

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210 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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"Supported by a grant from the US Department of Transportation, University Transportation Centers Program"--Technical rept. documentation p.

Dates vary: "May 2011" on t.p.; "February 2011" on cover.

"Performing organization report no. UTCM 10-22-49"--Technical rept. documentation p.

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Damnjanovic, Ivan & Aslan, Zafer. Development of a special topics course on civil engineering project finance for the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering of Texas A & M University, report, May 2011; College Station, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth326747/: accessed September 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.