Resources

An excellent description of the work regarding the U.S. Office of Management and Budget can be found in James P. Pfiffner’s chapter “OMB: Professionalism, Politicization, and the Presidency” in C. Campbell and M. J. Wyszomirski’s Executive Leadership in Anglo-American Systems.

There are also many other websites which contain useful information on federal budgeting, including:

Office of Management and Budget: www.whitehouse.gov/omb/

Congressional Budget Office: www.cbo.gov

Government Accountability Office: www.gao.gov

Library of Congress: www.thomas.gov

Senate Appropriations Committee: www.senate.gov/~appropriations

House Appropriations Committee: www.house.gov/appropriations

Senate Budget Committee: www.senate.gov/~budget

House Budget Committee: www.house.gov/budget

International Monetary Fund Fiscal Affairs: http://blog-pfm.imf.org/pfmblog/

American Association for Budget and Program Analysis: www.aabpa.org

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget: http://www.crfb.org/

The Concord Coalition: http://www.concordcoalition.org/

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: http://www.cbpp.org/

Facing Up to the Nation’s Finances: http://www.facingup.org/

Our Fiscal Future: http://www.ourfiscalfuture.org/

Peterson-Pew Commission on Budget Reform: http://www.budgetreform.org