PUBPOL 715

PUBPOL 715: Elements of Public Budgeting

Level
Graduate
Term
Fall 2009
Time
4:50-4:50 am EST
Credit Hours
2

An introduction to budget theory, types of budgets and budget formats. Examines characteristics of federal and state budgets and concludes with a consideration of current stresses on public budgets. Upon completion, students should understand the basic elements of public budgeting, comprehend the general size and distribution of the federal and state budgets, know sources for budgetary information, and be conversant with current budget issues. This course will meet during the second half of the semester and will be taught by Doug Brook in Fall 2009. Download Coursemart Audio