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Public Finance Administration

Public Finance Administration

  • B. J. Reed - University of Nebraska, Omaha, USA
  • John W. Swain - Governors State University, University Park, IL, USA, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

December 1996 | 392 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This book is unique in its exclusive and comprehensive focus on the management of public funds. The book emphasizes defining terms, framing concepts, and examines common controversies in the field.

The authors begin with a broad introduction to public finance administration. They then cover topics such as: revenue and expenditure; managing cash flow; capital budgets; and the financial components of human resource management. With its unique focus on the management of public funds, the book fills a need for courses in public finance administration by providing a public administration-based approach.

Budgeting and Finance Administration
Public-Sector Accounting
Money and Values
Monetary Values

Public Revenues
Revenue Administration
Forecasting and Estimating
Cost Analysis
Expenditure Administration
Cash Management
Investment Administration
Capital Budgeting
Public Debt Administration
Risk Management
Personnel and Pension Administration
Assessing Financial Conditions
Financing Economic Development

B. J. Reed

Vice Chancellor Reed has been on the faculty of the University of Nebraska Omaha since 1982. He has published in numerous journals including Public Administration Review, The American Review of Public Administration, the International Journal of Public Administration and Public Budgeting and Finance, among others. He is also the author of several books on diverse topics including economic development, strategic planning, financial administration and intergovernmental management. More About Author

John W. Swain

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