Business Reference Guide: Government & Public Policy, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835745
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835749
  • DDC: 338.973
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 69 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Business Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume offers a review of government and public policy from a business perspective. The essay collection is broken up into two primary sections that explore the decision-making strategies behind the design and development of public policies and examine the variety of issues that government programs attempt to remedy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Program & Policy Design.
2: Public Budgeting.
3: Economics of Public Problem - Solving.
4: Cost Benefit Analysis: Decision Making in the Public Sector.
5: Political Economy of Social Policy.
6: Government Insurance Programs.
7: Health Care Policy & Politics.
8: Health Care Management & Policy.
9: Drug Policy.
10: Arts & Cultural Policy.