Accession Number:

AD0641442

Title:

ORIGIN AND HISTORY OF PROGRAM BUDGETING

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The report is concerned with the origin and history of program budgeting which is currently being applied to all the executive Offices and Agencies of the United States Government. The concept, used so successfully today by the Department of Defense, and utilized as part of the wartime control system in 1942, was recognized and applied as early as 1924 by industry.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE