Public Budgeting And Financial Management In The Federal Government (Pb)

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Many books start out as grand designs and have to be narrowed to something more manageable, but here a plan for a simple textbook for a course at the Naval Postgraduate School has expanded into a general reference. It looks at the processes of both the executive and Congress and the relationships between the two, from managerial and political perspectives. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931576123
  • Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/1/2001
  • Series: Research in Public Management Ser.
  • Pages: 492
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.99 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables, Figures, Exhibits, Graphs
I An Introduction to Public Budgeting and Financial Management 1
II The History of Budgetary Power in the United States 43
III The Structure and Process of Budgeting 93
IV Budget Execution 149
V Entitlements and Direct Spending Control 183
VI Budget Analysis and Budget Analysis 203
VII Budget Strategy 225
VIII Budgeting and Restructuring under Fiscal Stress 241
IX Budget and Financial Management Reform 257
X Budgeting for Results 281
XI Budgeting for Performance 305
XII Budgeting, Contracting and Management Control 321
XIII A Review of Recent Financial Management Initiatives 335
XIV Contemporary Financial Management Challenges 361
App. A A Management Control Approach to Budgeting and Financial Management Curriculum and Course Design 409
App. B Case Study of Navy Flying Hour Program Cash Management at Commander, Naval Air Forces Pacific 423
App. C Case Study of CFO Act Implementation in the Special Warfare Command 441
Bibliography 453
Index 469
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