Who Controls Costs?

  • Trevor J. Bentley


If we ever really wish to control costs we will have to harness the goodwill of people throughout the whole organisation. In any business activity costs have to be incurred. Cost control means minimising the resources used to achieve a given objective. What we are, therefore, concerned with is basically the prevention of waste.


Senior Manager Cost Control Cost Responsibility Technical Fault Ready Mixed Concrete 


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    See Bentley, T. J., Information, Communication and the Paperwork Explosion, McGraw-Hill, 1976.Google Scholar

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