Accession Number:

ADA443341

Title:

Budget Accountability in the Department of Defense

Descriptive Note:

MBA professional rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Report Date:

2005-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

71.0

Abstract:

This analysis of budget accountability in the Department of Defense describes existing budgeting efforts and the application of performance measures for improving both effectiveness and efficiency in budget development and execution. This report first defines performance budgeting and how it applies to the Department of Defense, followed by an overview of initiatives and policies that govern the budget process. An overview of the Navys actions towards CFO compliancy will also be given to see how effectively it is administering funding. Finally, through this analysis and data collection, this report will provide suggestions to help senior financial managers to accurately assess the effectiveness of their budgets.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE