Our client is a non profit considering investment in a new technology to prevent malaria in Africa. Should they invest in this new technology given the following information:
Every year malaria costs $100M to African Economy.
Current means used to prevent malaria 1: Mosquito nets- Annual Savings- $10 M, Annual Cost- $12M.
Current means used to prevent malaria 2: Mosquito spray- Annual savings- $15M, Annual cost $20M.
New Technology: Annual Savings- Don't Know, Annual Cost- $15M, One time setup cost- $25M.
Should our client invest in this new technology?