ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Towards a Functional Budget

A Premchand The present budgetary system was evolved to meet the needs of a colonial government, it is unsuited to the financial and physical evaluation and control that has to accompany developmental expenditure. If the national budget is to be more than an exercise in wishful thinking it will have to be made very much more functional in its composition and formulation.

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