Budgeting and Budgetary Institutions by Anwar Shah
(Public Sector Governance and Accountability)

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Budgeting and budgetary institutions play a critical role in resource allocation, government accountability, and improved fiscal and social outcomes. This volume distills lessons from practices in designing better fiscal institutions, citizen friendly budgets, and open and transparent processes of budget preparation and execution. It also highlights newer concepts of performance budgeting, accrual accounting, activity based costing, and the use of information and communication technology in budgeting. These tools of analysis are supplemented by a review of budgeting in post-conflict countries and two country case studies on the reform of budgeting systems.
 

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Published May 10, 2007 by World Bank Publications. 584 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference. Non-fiction