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2022 Annual Conference

Save the Date: Sept. 22 - Sept. 24

We are excited to report that ABFM’s annual research conference will take place, in person, at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, FL.

Call for Proposals

34rd Annual Research Conference

Date: September 22-24, 2022

Location: Hyatt Regency Miami, Miami, Florida

Deadline for Submissions: May 27,2022

Submit Proposals: 2022ABFMConference@gmail.com


Advancing Public Sector Finance

The Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM) is a section of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA).  ABFM aims to promote the professional development of budgeting and financial management in the public and non-profit sectors.

Membership in ABFM is available on its own or as an affiliation with ASPA.


Innovative Infrastructure Finance

ABFM members Can Chen (Georgia State University) and John R. Bartle (University of Nebraska at Omaha) recently published a new book, Innovative Infrastructure Finance: A Guide for State and Local Governments, through Springer-Palgrave Macmillan. The federal...

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