2 edition of Program budgeting in State and local governments found in the catalog.
Program budgeting in State and local governments
Daniel W. Gottlieb
by Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of California in Los Angeles
Written in English
|Statement||[Prepared by Daniel W. Gottlieb.|
|LC Classifications||HJ2053.A1 G67|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||25|
|LC Control Number||73622300|
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Budgeting for Local Governments and Communities is designed as the primary textbook for a quarter or semester-long course in public budgeting and finance in an MPA program. Many currently available texts for this course suffer from a combination of defects that include a focus on federal and state budgeting, a lack of a theoretical governance. Participatory Budgeting in the United States serves as a primer for those looking to understand a classic example of participatory governance, engaging local citizens in examining budgetary constraints and priorities before making recommendations to local government. Utilizing case studies and an original set of interviews with community.
As the federal government's programs have increased in complexity, with regard both to world and national affairs and to state and local interests, the problems of decision making have become vastly more intricate. This book is designed to help improve understanding of the principles of program budgeting in relation to the decisionmaking process in the federal government; to stimulate others. Most local governments have multiple funds, or budgets, that keep designations for public money organized and transparent. Each major department of the local government has a line-item budget that tracks every dollar spent for personnel, operating, and equipment costs (broken down further into more detail by program).
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It is common in many state and local governments, but businesses also use program budgeting. Its purpose is to align spending with program objectives. The program budget allocates resources to a project, which helps in monitoring the performance of the project and increases accountability.
Let’s look at a Program Budget as a example to understand the concept more clearly. Example of a Program Budget. Xion Ltd. is in the textile business. It receives multiple orders from different clients. A Budgeting Guide for Local Government Session 1: Budget Basics Contains 3 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 06/02/ at PM (EDT) Overview Speakers In the first session of the series, you will discuss what the budget is and what to do with it, the overall budgeting cycle, and the evolution of the budget.
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