The most important thing no one discusses in engineering!

Greg L. Turnquist
5 min readFeb 7, 2024

During my senior year of computer engineering at Auburn University I had I take this one quarter course (yes, AU was on the quarter system back then).

It was almost nothing. And yet…it’s everything.

I studied Engineering Economics, and something that only took me nine weeks of study, its concepts and equations are something I reach for all the time, both in work and in life.

The name of the course and the corresponding textbook doesn’t do the subject justice, You see this is the…

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Greg L. Turnquist

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