© 2012 – CRC Press
500 pages | 50 B/W Illus.
Filling an important gap that currently exists in the literature on public budgeting, Fundamentals of Public Budgeting provides the basic foundations of capital budgeting in government. It presents various tools and techniques that are necessary to apply these foundations to practice. Including graphs, charts, algebraic expressions, and review questions, the book offers complete coverage of topics including capital structure analysis, basic measures of capital budgeting, capital rationing and budget decisions, multicriteria capital budgeting, capital budgeting under uncertainty, financing capital budgeting activities, and managing the capital budget.
Introduction and Background. Capital Structure Analysis. Basic Measures of Capital Budgeting. Capital Rationing and Budget Decisions. Multicriteria Capital Budgeting. Capital Budgeting Under Uncertainty. Financing Capital Budgeting Activities. Managing the Capital Budget.