Financial management and accounting in the public sector Gary Bandy [Management books]

By: Bandy.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Routledge masters in public management. Publisher: London Routledge 2015Edition: Second edition.Description: xxiii, 382 pages illustrations (black and white) 24 cm hbk.ISBN: 9781138787872.Subject(s): Finance, Public | Finance, Public -- Accounting | POL - Politics and GovernmentDDC classification: 352.4
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
MC- BOOKS MC- BOOKS Bulawayo
Management BZ 352.4 BAN (Browse shelf) Available R20227L1713

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The impact of the global financial crisis on government funds has been significant, with squeezed budgets having to satisfy ever-increasing demands for public services. Managers working in the public sector are confronted daily with targets and demands that are often set in confusing accounting and financial language. In Financial Management and Accounting in the Public Sector , Gary Bandy employs a clear and concise narrative to introduce the core concepts of accounting and financial management in the public sector and how to deliver services that represent value for money.

This second edition has been revised and updated throughout, offering:

an increased focus on post-crisis austerity more international examples of public financial management greater coverage of governance, accountability and risk management

With a glossary of terms to help managers understand and be understood by accountants, as well as learning objectives, case studies and discussion questions, this practical textbook will help students of public management and administration to understand the financial and accounting aspects of managing public services.

Previous edition: 2011

Includes bibliographical references and index

Managers working in the public sector are confronted daily with targets and demands that are often set in confusing accounting and financial jargon. This title will help students of public management and administration to understand the financial and accounting aspects of creating public value.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.