ERIC Number: ED026744
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: 0
An Annotated Bibliography of Benefits and Costs in the Public Sector.
Research for Better Schools, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.
Approximately 2,700 books, pamphlets, and articles from all over the world published before October 1967, are listed in this annotated bibliography on public expenditure decision making. Emphasis is on the economic criteria of decision making derived through use of systematic and analytical methods. Entries are organized into 33 general categories, including education, government, military, foreign aid, national education plans, resources, welfare, industry, systems analysis, planning, health, urban renewal, and transportation. Among the analytical techniques covered are cost-benefit analysis, cost-effectiveness, planning-programming-budgeting systems (PPBS), and operations research. An author index in one alphabetic listing follows the bibliography. (TT)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Cost Effectiveness, Decision Making, Economic Factors, Education, Educational Improvement, Educational Planning, Evaluation Methods, Government (Administrative Body), Industry, Military Service, Natural Resources, Operations Research, Program Budgeting, Program Development, Systems Analysis, Transportation, Welfare
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Research for Better Schools, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.