Engineering economic decision issues in environmentally conscious design and manufacturing

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Environmentally conscious design and manufacturing significantly increase the complexity of design decision making. This paper describes several aspects of environmentally conscious design, approaches taken, and research needs for developing engineering economic and decision analytic standards to address their limitations.Grant: Acknowledgment: The author gratefully acknowledges the support provided by National Science Foundation grant DMI-95-28629, under the Environmentally Conscious Design and Manufacturing Program.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)50-63
Number of pages14
JournalEngineering Economist
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 1 1999


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Engineering(all)

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