2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
PA 615 - Public Financial Administration
Practices and problems of public fiscal management with special attention to budgetary concepts and analytical techniques: the budget as an instrument of planning and control; organizing to ensure fiscal accountability; the public economy; financial decision-making; planning, programming, and budgeting systems; and allocation of scarce government resources in government and nonprofit agencies and programs. Offered fall semester. Prerequisites: PA 520 or 630 (may be taken concurrently).