Obstacles to Doing More with Less: Illustrations from the Kansas Experience

  • Kim S. Hunt
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State budgeting reforms are often instituted with a strong desire to improve the productivity of state government. This article examines the connections between productivity and budgeting reforms. A decision-making framework is developed with which to suggest potential obstacles to successful implementation of budget reforms. Using examples from the Kansas experience, these obstacles are systematically examined.


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