PADM 218 - Public Budgeting

This course will examine current theory, techniques and practice of public budgeting for political decision making, planning, and management. This course will also examine the budget process in the executive and legislative branches and reform efforts; public choice analysis; and financial processes and the role of accounting.

Prerequisites: Pols 114 or PADM 210, Econ 1A (or equivalent), and spreadsheet competency.

3 Units