Decision strategies of the legislative budget analyst: Economist or politician?

Willoughby, Katherine G.; Finn, Mary A.
October 1996
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Oct96, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p523
Academic Journal
Describes and classifies the budgeting behavior of legislative analysts from nine southern states. Comparison of legislative analysts' decision orientations with those of executive analysts from the same states; Quantification of analysts' decisions based on their weighing of the defined factors representing economic, incremental, and political cues.


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