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:


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Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journal.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

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

Posted: 1969-12-31 More...

JPAG: Call for papers for the issue of Vol. 7, No. 3, September 2017


Journal of Public Administration and Governance is calling for submission for the issue of Vol. 7, No. 3, September 2017. Submission deadline: August 15, 2017.

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: 2017-05-21 More...

JPAG: Restructure the editorial board


The publisher (Macrothink Institute) is planning to restructure the editorial board. The new editorial board will include the positions of editor-in-chief (one person), editors (one to two persons), associate editors (three to ten persons), editorial assistant (one to three persons) and editorial board members. 

If you are interested in becoming one of the editorial team members, we welcome you to join us. Please find the application form and details at and e-mail the completed application form to

Thank you.

Posted: 2017-04-18 More...

: JPAG has Received the International Scientific Indexing (ISI) Impact Factor 1.030 for Year 2014.

JPAG has Received the International Scientific Indexing (ISI) Impact Factor 1.030 for Year 2014.  
Posted: 1969-12-31 More...
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Vol 7, No 3 (2017): [In Progress]

Journal of Public Administration and Governance, Vol. 7, No. 3, September 2017

Table of Contents


I Man Chiang, Luis Miguel Dos Santos
Pages 1-13
Weng Si Kuok, Luis Miguel Dos Santos
Pages 14-29
Assel Shaimerdenova, Jean-Claude Garcia-Zamor
Pages 30-46
Maruf Hasan, Asare Boateng
Pages 47-64
Amos Oyetunde Alabi
Pages 65-74
Yazan Radwan Qasim, Norhazlina Ibrahim, Safeza Bt Mohd Sapian, Murad Ali Al-Zaqeba
Pages 75-87
Arif Budy Pratama
Pages 88-99
Titi Darmi, M. Si Sri Suwitri, Yuwanto -, Sundarso -
Pages 100-117
Vidar Stevens
Pages 118-122
H. M. S. V. Silva, D.M.K.M.K. Dissanayake
Pages 123-132