Public Administration

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Edited By: Martin Lodge

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 5/47 (Public Administration); 10/165 (Political Science)

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Important Updates


Major award for 'Conflicts of Interest in International Organizations'

Valentina Mele, Simon Anderfuhren-Biget and Frederic Varone have been awarded the International Geneva Award by the Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS). The jury praised the article’s ‘new insight a world looking for more and more transparency of civil servants at the international level’. To celebrate this award, the article is temporarily unlocked and available here.

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Call for Papers

Special Issue: Accountability and Hybridity: Understanding Mixed Accountability Regimes under the New Forms of Welfare Governance
We invite papers that advance the debate about accountability in welfare governance, focusing in particular on hybridity, changing modes and consequences of changing accountability regimes. Further details are available here.

Special Issue: The role(s) of accounting and performance measurement in contemporary public administration

We invite papers to contribute to a special issue on the role accounting and performance measurement systems in the public sector. Further details are available here.

Haldane Prize

Richard HaldaneEach year a distinguished jury will award the Haldane prize to the author(s) of the best article published in Public Administration. The Haldane prize commemorates one of the founders of Public Administration (and first President of the Royal Institute of Public Administration), Richard Haldane.

Congratulations to Madalina Busuioc for the award of the Haldane Prize for her article ‘Friend of Foe? Inter-Agency Cooperation, Organizational Reputation, and Turf’. This prize is awarded to the best paper published in Public Administration in 2016 and this year’s award committee consisted of Eva Sørensen, Edmund Stazyk, and Kutsal Yesilkagit.

The winning article will be free to access on Wiley Online Library through to the end of July.