Balancing budgets is one of the biggest challenges facing state and local governments today.
This book shows how to use cost analysis for government decisions and analyses such as setting fees and charges, make-versus-buy decisions, changing the level of service, measuring efficiency, and
This practical guide examines the responsibilities, design, and staffing of the budget function in state and local government.
All jurisdictions must set priorities during the budgetary process, whether by formal or informal methods.
This practical guide presents 12 key budget analysis tools and explains in clear language how to use them.
This second volume in the GFOA Budgeting Series was written to provide financial analysts and public managers with the tools and techniques they need to improve both the process and the methods for
This is the first volume in a series related to the recommended budget practices of the National Advisory Council on State and Local Budgeting (NACSLB).
Finance officers have an opportunity to contribute valuable insight to all stages of capital plans and help insure capital project investments align with long-term service goals, objectives, and st