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Application of the Net Present Value Profile to Anaconda Mining


  • Bell, Peter


The idea of the NPV Profile, which shows how the net present value of a project changes over the life of the project, can be used in applied settings. For example, it can be used in situations where significant changes are made to the life-of-mine plan for a gold mine. This paper presents such an example with a description of engineering changes required to achieve the change in the mine plan based on the current situation facing Anaconda Mining, a publicly-traded gold mining company in Canada.

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  • Bell, Peter, 2017. "Application of the Net Present Value Profile to Anaconda Mining," MPRA Paper 81197, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:81197

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    Moving NPV; Mine Planning; Engineering Economics;

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    • C0 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - General
    • C02 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - General - - - Mathematical Economics
    • G1 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets

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