Journal of Public Administration and Governance

Journal of Public Administration and Governance (JPAG) is an internationally refereed journal published quarterly in March, June, September and December. JPAG is published by Macrothink Institute, United States. The Journal aims to provide in-depth analysis of developments in the organizational, administrative, and policy sciences as they apply to government and governance. Each issue brings you critical perspectives and cogent analyses, serving as an outlet for the best theoretical and research work in the field.  The Journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail. For any questions, please contact:

JPAG is included in:

Areas include but are not limited to:

  • Public Policy
  • Governance
  • Administration
  • Management
  • Corporation Administration
  • Human Resource Management
  • Other Relevant Subjects

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journal.

This journal is published in online version. The online version can be free access and download.




Each paper published in this journal is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier)? Click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.

Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee(100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download. We aim to post articles within 3 weeks of acceptance.



JPAG: Call for papers for the issue of Vol. 11, No. 2, June 2021


Journal of Public Administration and Governance is calling for submissions for the issue of Vol. 11, No. 2, June 2021. Submission deadline: May 10, 2021.

Welcome you to submit manuscripts to this journal. Please find the information for authors.

If you have any questions, please contact:

It is appreciated if you could share this information with your colleagues and associates. Thank you.

Posted: 2021-04-02 More...

JPAG: Publication Fees Adjustment Notice (Effective May 1, 2021)

Due to unfavorable USD exchange rate and increasing operation costs, the article processing charge of Journal of Public Administration and Governance will be adjusted from $100.00 USD to $200.00 USD per article, effective from May 1, 2021.

For manuscripts submitted before May 1, 2021, but amounts unpaid before May 15, 2021, new rate will be applied.
Posted: 2021-02-22 More...

JPAG: Journal of Public Administration and Governance Indexed in Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2018 Journal List

Journal of Public Administration and Governance (JPAG) has been indexed by ERA 2018 Journal List. Excellence in Research for Australia, Australia’s national research evaluation framework. ERA identifies and promotes excellence across the full spectrum of research activity in Australia’s higher education institutions.  
Posted: 2020-03-19 More...

JPAG: Recruitment of Reviewers

Would you like to be a reviewer of Journal of Public Administration and Governance? Welcome you join us.

Status: Part time 
Working language: English
Working style: Internet-based 
Payment: Volunteer job, no payment
Posted: 2020-03-19 More...
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Vol 11, No 2 (2021):

Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Vol. 11, No. 2, June 2020

Table of Contents


Phillip Y. Freiberg, Kasemsarn Chotchakornpant
Pages 1-23
Matthew Funsho Bello, Kajo Aondohemba Emmanuel
Pages 24-57
David V. Tolliver, Michael T. Miller, G. David Gearhart
Pages 58-70
ETEBOM John Monday
Pages 71-85