PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING SYSTEMS AND TRANSPORTATION

THIS PAPER OUTLINES PPBS (PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING SYSTEMS) AS A MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CONPRISING SIX MAJOR ELEMENTS, AND ILLUSTRATES THEM BY REFERENCE TO TRANSPORTATION. THESE ARE THE DEFINITION OF MAJOR PROBLEM AREAS BY ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS; THE IDENTIFICATION OF OBJECTIVES; THE GENERATION OF ALTERNATIVE WAYS OF MEETING OBJECTIVES, ARRANGED IN A PROGRAMME STRUCTURE; ANALYSIS OF ALTERNATIVES; DECISION-MAKING AIDED BY PROGRAMME BUDGETS AND PLANS; AND THE MONITORING OF POLICY EFFECTIVENESS. THE SYSTEM IS A CONTINUOUS ONE, INTEGRATED WITH THE ANNUAL BUDGETARY CYCLE.

  • Authors:
    • Butt, R B
  • Publication Date: 1972-7

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  • Accession Number: 00201093
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1974 12:00AM