Total Cost of Ownership.

Web Abstract: 
Discusses total cost of ownership (TCO) when making purchasing decisions, i.e., considering all costs expnded over the life of an item, both hard and soft. Faculty desks, staff chairs, and microscopes are used as examples in considering TCO. The article highlights a new awareness of hidden costs, and green considerations in decisions to replace existing supplies.
Author: 
O'Brien Stephanie
Journal: 
College Planning and Management
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
05/31/2011
Page Numbers: 
53,54,56,58,59
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