can you finish this by tonight?
Discussion 2: Final Reflections
In many of the assignments in the course, you learned about how sound financial practices are crucial to managing scarce funds in both public and non-profit operations. As a current or future administrator in a government or non-profit organization, you must act responsibly and ethically in managing budgets and finances to ensure positive social change.
With these thoughts in mind:
BY DAY 4
Post a reflection on the insights you gained in this course. Then, explain how you, as a present or future professional in public administration, plan to effect social change.
Be sure to support your posting and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources.
Note: To access this week’s required library resources, please click on the link to the Course Readings List, found in the
Course Materialssection of your Syllabus.
Mikesell, J. L. (2014).
Fiscal administration: Analysis and applications for the public sector (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Wadsworth.
- Chapter 2, “The Logic of the Budget Process” (pp. 38–83)
St. John, E. P. (2013). Social justice & globalization.
Harvard International Review,
Retrieved from the Walden Library databases.
Yale Center for the Study of Globalization. (2013). Retrieved from