Conduct research budgets for three different public sector agencies- Do not select a discipline such as law enforcement, fire , corrections, etc. – they must be actual public sector agencies.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word compare and contrast paper that includes the following:
- Introduction to the paper previewing all of the paper’s requirements (listed below):
- Describe and give brief overview of the agency such as the size of community, size of agency, and the agency responsibilities.
- Describe the type of budget process utilized and process put in place by each agency (City counsel presentations, city manger applications, county board of supervisors)
- Explain the advantages and disadvantages of the differing budgets
- Assess the effects of the differing budgets on the employees, citizens, and external stakeholders affected by budgets and related services
- Summarize your findings and make recommendations about the use of differing budgets
- Conclusion to the paper recapping all of the paper’s major points (listed above)
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines to include, at a minimum, the APA cover page, Introduction, level headers for each required assignment discussion point, Conclusion and Reference page.