The Office of Management and Budget and the Presidency, 1921-1979

The Office of Management and Budget and the Presidency, 1921-1979 - Princeton Legacy Library

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In the first comprehensive study of the Office of Management and Budget Larry Berman traces its evolution from a once impartial and objective presidential staff agency to The Office of Meddling and Bumbling (TOMB), as it was known by the end of the Nixon administration. In doing so he analyzes both its established role and the subsequent changes in this role as different presidents attempted to respond to a variety of external demands.

Originally published in 1979.

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Book information

ISBN: 9780691605982
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 352.40973
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Weight: 28g
Height: 235mm
Width: 153mm
Spine width: 11mm