About this course...
This intensive 2.5 or 4-day course has been presented nearly 1,000 times to more than 23,000 people. Organized for managers, engineers, geologists, landmen, scientists, accountants, and others concerned with evaluating investments, this course relates to the economic analysis of income producing and service producing investments using discounted cash flow analysis criteria and procedures.
The course covers economic analysis techniques used to optimize the development and operation of mining, petroleum and non-natural resource production and processing operations.
The course textbook, Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods, 15th Edition, 2017 by Franklin J. Stermole, John M. Stermole, and Andrew H. Pederson, demonstrates the evaluation techniques presented using a variety of applications for people with technical and non-technical backgrounds, with or without previous evaluation experience.
Classes for Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods will be held on the campus of Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado USA. Specific locations on campus for each session will be identified in material sent to each registrant prior to the first day of class.
The campus is located near Denver, Colorado and is about a 45-minute drive west on I-70 from Denver International Airport. Directions to the campus, campus maps, and campus parking information are available.