Accession Number:

ADA318181

Title:

A User's Manual for the Cost Effectiveness Analysis Model (CEAMOD) Version 3.0.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

307.0

Abstract:

This thesis develops a comprehensive procedures manual for Version 3.0 of the Cost Effectiveness Analysis CEA Model. The CEA Model is used in each services Component Improvement Program CIP as a means of doing cost effectiveness analysis on Engineering Change Proposals ECPs for aircraft engines. The model uses expected values to calculate changes in life cycle costs that result from implementation of the ECP. A detailed analysis of the spreadsheets calculations is provided to explain to users the models logic. This comprehensive manual covers the models history, assumptions, limitations, and format. Each worksheet of the model is described in detail including its purpose, explanations of each column, associated cell formulas and the logic behind them. The appendix provides a sample of each page of the CEA Model printout.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE