Life Cycle Costing
From the first e-Activity, discuss at what point the budget analyst should decide when the product should be terminated during the life cycle analysis. Justify your response with reasons and an example.
Discuss two to three actions a budget analyst should review consistently to alleviate over budgeting for operating and maintenance costs of a capital project. Cost-Benefit Analysis
From second e-Activity (Parts 1–IV), assume that you submitted your analysis that recommended Project A to your superior. She, however, negated your analysis and chose Project B. Support your recommendation with at least two reasons for accepting the financial implications of Project A.
Discuss at least one advantage and one disadvantage of ex ante analysis and ex post analysis. Justify your answer with examples.