Public Budgeting Systems / Edition 6

Public Budgeting Systems / Edition 6

by Robert D. Lee, Ronald W. Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0834210444

ISBN-13: 9780834210448

Pub. Date: 04/01/1998

Publisher: Jones & Barlett Learning

A complete and balanced reference, Public Budgeting Systems, Eighth Edition surveys the current state of budgeting throughout all levels of the United States government. With this updated text, leaders will gain a first-rate understanding of the methods by which financial decisions are reached within a system, as well as ways in which different types of information…  See more details below

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A complete and balanced reference, Public Budgeting Systems, Eighth Edition surveys the current state of budgeting throughout all levels of the United States government. With this updated text, leaders will gain a first-rate understanding of the methods by which financial decisions are reached within a system, as well as ways in which different types of information are used in budgetary decision making. The Eighth Edition includes: A New Chapter on Revenue, A New Chapter on Capital Financing, More case studies and practical information, More figures and charts to make the information accessible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834210448
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
04/01/1998
Series:
Health Care Administration Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
540
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2The Public Sector in Perspective29
Ch. 3Budget Cycles49
Ch. 4Budget Preparation: The Revenue Side63
Ch. 5Budget Preparation: The Expenditure Side103
Ch. 6Budget Preparation: The Decision Process149
Ch. 7Policy and Program Analysis193
Ch. 8Budget Approval: The Role of the Legislature227
Ch. 9Budget Approval: The U.S. Congress257
Ch. 10Budget Execution299
Ch. 11Financial Management: Accounting, Auditing, and Information Systems361
Ch. 12Financial Management: Capital Budgeting and Debt427
Ch. 13Government Personnel and Pensions477
Ch. 14Intergovernmental Relations503
Ch. 15Government, the Economy, and Economic Development557
Concluding Remarks605
Bibliographic Note609
Index615

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