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Cost Estimating

PM World Collection

Articles and papers related to project cost estimating have been published in the PM World Journal and can be found in the PM World Collection at https://pmworldlibrary.net/pm-world-collection/.


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Guides and Standards



Papers, Reports and Studies

Anticona, P. G. (2019). Strategies to include Contingency in Public Project Estimates; PM World Journal, Vol. VIII, Issue III (April).  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/pmwj80-Apr2019-Anticona-strategies-to-include-contingency-in-public-project-estimates.pdf

Klakeg, O.J. and Lichtenberg, S. (2016). Successive Cost Estimation – Successful Budgeting of Major Projects - A paper presented at the 29th IPMA World Congress on Project Management in Panama, proceedings published by Procedia in July.This paper describes the development and result of a new method that challenges traditional ways of thinking about project planning and cost estimation with successful results from Scandinavia - what worked for them, what can be picked up as a learning to be implemented! To read the paper, go to https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042816308631  (Ovya RK)

Noorwicaksono, T. (2020). Building Multidimensional Standardized Work Breakdown Structure, Cost Breakdown Structure, and Cost Estimation of The Battery Laboratory Project; PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue I, January.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/pmwj101-Jan2021-Noorwicaksono-the-battery-laboratory-project.pdf

Pratama, F.N. (2020). Indonesia Aviation Fuel Facilities Project Cost Estimating Process vs the NASA Cost Estimating Process – a Process Benchmarking Study; PM World Journal, Vol. X, Issue I, January.  Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/pmwj101-Jan2021-Pratama-Indonesia-aviation-fuel-facilities-project-cost-estimate.pdf


Articles, Blogs, Insights

Epstein, D. (2018). Project Estimating Process, Series on Project Workflow Management; PM World Journal, Volume VII, Issue X – October. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/pmwj24-jul2014-Epstein-Project-Estimating-Process-FeaturedPaper2.pdf

Mundra, A. (2018). Relative Estimation in Agile Project Management, PM World Journal, Volume VII, Issue XI - November. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/pmwj76-Nov2018-Mundra-relative-estimation-in-agile-project-management.pdf

Smith, K. (2020).  Risk Exposure, Murphy’s Law & Management Reserve, PM World Journal, Vol. IX, Issue IX, September. Available online at https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/pmwj97-Sep2020-Smith-risk-exposure-murphys-law-and-management-reserve.pdf






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