Uttar Pradesh: Reforming the Budgetary System
Publication dateNov, 2005
DetailsReport submitted to the Resource and Expenditure Commission of Uttar Pradesh
AuthorsD. K. Srivastava, C. Bhujanga Rao, Manish Gupta
This study examines the existing budgetary processes and suggests reforms with a view to establishing an efficient budgetary system in Uttar Pradesh.
A coherent approach to budget reforms involves aggregate and binding fiscal targets, incentive for improving allocation and utilisation of resources, autonomy of departments and decentralisation of responsibilities and outcome budgeting.