What are the long-term threats to the fiscal solvency society safety net in the United States? What are some of the ideas that have been proposed to reach sustainability?
What are the differences between full accrual, modified accrual, and cash base accounting?
When are revenues and expenditures recognized?
What does it mean to balance a budget on a cash basis compared to an accrual basis?
What are some of the accounting gimmicks that are facilitated by the different bases of accounting?