Last Updated: Dec 20, 2017
Our budget faculty recommend the following text for gaining a basic understanding of how government budgeting works: Lee, R. D., Johnson, R. W., & Joyce, P. G. (2008). Public budgeting systems (8th ed.). Sudbury, Mass.: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. It is available in the Library's GENERAL collection on the second floor, call number HJ2051 .L4 2008.
You may also be interested in the 2017 book by NPS faculty member Phil Candreva, National Defense Budgeting and Financial Management: Policy and practice. UA23 .C36 2017.