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The Principles Involved in a Factory Cost System


Carnahan, Stanley Crosson (1918) The Principles Involved in a Factory Cost System. Bachelor's thesis, California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/WPHN-MQ53.


Successful management has been defined as the art of spending money wisely and well. Profits may not be the end and all of business but they are certainly the test of practicality. Everything worth while should pay for itself. One proposal is no better than another, except as in the working-out it yields better results.

Item Type:Thesis (Bachelor's thesis)
Subject Keywords:(Engineering and Economics)
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Engineering and Applied Science
Major Option:Engineering
Minor Option:Economics
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Simons, Seward C. (advisor)
  • Baskerville, Harry H. (advisor)
Thesis Committee:
  • None, None
Defense Date:1 April 1918
Additional Information:1918 War Class.
Record Number:CaltechTHESIS:01072015-113121430
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Default Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:8751
Deposited On:07 Jan 2015 20:13
Last Modified:07 Nov 2023 22:44

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