Public Finance 101

  • The Center for Budget and Policy Priorities offers background reports, podcasts, and other resources on federal and state budget processes, tax issues, and government assistance programs in its Policy Basics series.
  • The International Budget Partnership, an initiative of the Center, seeks to make government budgets worldwide more transparent, responsive to the needs of lowincome people, and accountable to the public.

Takeaways are critical, bite-sized resources either excerpted from our guides or written by Candid Learning for Funders using the guide's research data or themes post-publication. Attribution is given if the takeaway is a quotation.

This takeaway was derived from Working with Government.