Value Analysis and Value Engineering: Basics for Purchasing Professionals

Author(s):

Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P., Associate Professor of Business, Penn State New Kensington, mam47@psu. edu

90th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2005 - San Antonio, TX
Abstract

This paper discusses (a) basic techniques of value analysis and value engineering, (b) how they can contribute to sourcing decisions, (c) how they can be applied to products, services, and administrative processes, and (d) the two dimensions of value analysis and value engineering – the technical and the interpersonal.

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