Accession Number:

AD0633069

Title:

THE WORLD OF PROGRAM BUDGETING,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

Major characteristics of a program budgeting system are listed as structural or format aspects, the analytical processes, and the data or information systems applicable. Guidlines to be followed in carrying out a cost-utility analysis are proper structure of the problem and design of the analysis conceptual framework fixed utility or fixed approach building the analytical model treatment of uncertainty treatment of problems associated with time validity checking, and qualitative supplementation. Illustrations of program budget formats are given for the Department of Defense and for transportation.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE