cost benefit analysis


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
Related to cost benefit analysis: Cost effectiveness analysis

cost benefit analysis

A financial analysis which assesses whether an intervention’s cost is worth its putative benefit by measuring both in the same (usually monetary) units.
References in periodicals archive ?
This cost benefit work will be the basis for building future cost benefit analysis capacity.
A full copy of the UCLA Cost Benefit Analysis can be found at www.
In addition, a cost benefit analysis will be completed that takes into account the value of the various facilities and storage area under a conceptual mine plan.