Cover: Origin and history of program budgeting.

Origin and history of program budgeting.

Published 1966

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Transcript of a speech prepared for the orientation and training program sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of the Budget and the Civil Service Commission to introduce Government employees to the Planning-Programming-Budgeting System. The history of program budgeting in government and in industry is traced and the RAND contribution to the program budgeting concept is described. 11 pp. Ref.

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