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Metrics

  • John Stark
Chapter
Part of the Decision Engineering book series (DECENGIN)

Abstract

 A metric is a quantifiable attribute of an entity or activity that helps describe its performance. It’s something that can be measured to help manage and improve the entity or activity. Examples include Cost of Quality, Net Present Worth and Time To Market.

Keywords

Discount Rate Cash Flow Income Statement Payback Time Discount Cash Flow 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Limited  2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GenevaSwitzerland

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