About the Author
Parviz F. Rad, PhD, PE, CCE, PMP, is a project management consultant with more than 35 years of experience in government, industry, and academe. Formerly the editor of the Project Management Journal, Dr. Rad has authored and coauthored more than 60 publications in engineering and project management. Vittal S. Anantatmula, DSc, CCE, is the director of the graduate program in project management, School of Business, The George Washington University. As a consultant, his clients have included the World Bank, Arthur Andersen, and other international consulting firms.