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Policy Studies Journal

PSJ is published in February, May, August and November on behalf of the Policy Studies Organization and the Public Policy Section of the American Political Science Association. The Yearbook of Public Policy is published as a special additional bonus issue in January of 2009 and subsequent years.

yearbook thumb Policy Studies Yearbook

The yearbook is an international directory of active public policy scholars, including fields of specialization, contact information, research interests and more details that make it a great resource for PSO members.

rprcover-1 Review of Policy Research

RPR is published in January, March, May, July, September, and November on behalf of the Policy Studies Organization and the Science, Technology and Environmental Politics Section of the American Political Science Association.

pandpcover Politics & Policy

P&P is published six times a year by the Policy Studies Organization on behalf of the Alabama, British Columbia, Georgia, Great Plains, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, and Ohio Political Science Associations. It also publishes a special issue in conjunction with the Roosevelt Institution.

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This journal is sponsored by the Policy Studies Organization in cooperation with the University of the Philippines. It is published quarterly by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing and covers important policy issues within the region. 

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A journal of politics and governance in a changing region. Published in cooperation with the Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Mexico City campus.

domescover Digest of Middle East Studies

DOMES is edited by Professor Mohammed Aman of the University of Wisconsin. A biennial refereed journal on topics about Islam, the Arab Countries, Israel and those countries traditionally referred to as the Near East, including Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey. Click here to see information on DOMES in Arabic.

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Policy and Internet

The Internet is now the most important international medium of communication and information exchange, and brings with it new practices, norms and structures. Policy and Internet is the first major peer-reviewed journal investigating the implications of the Internet and associated technologies for public policy.
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Poverty & Public Policy

PPP is a new global journal that addresses all the complex aspects of poverty, income distribution, and welfare programs around the world.

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Risks, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy

This journal covers, among other issues, crisis prediction, preparation, mitigation, response and recovery. It will probe questions of physical, economic, health and environmental security.

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World Medical & Health Policy

WMHP is a unique journal dedicated to the intersection of politics, policy, medicine and public health. We live in a globalizing world, where public policy decisions affect the prevention of diseases and the practice of medicine. 

In addition, the Policy Studies Organization currently offers various open access publications:


1. Proceedings of the PSO

2. Internet Learning

3. Ritual, Secrecy, & Civil Society

4. International Journal on Criminology

5. World Food Policy

6. Journal on Policy and Complex Systems

7. New Water Policy and Practice

8. Gender, Sexuality, and Public Policy

9. Global Security and Intelligence Studies


PSO subscription publications are donated to universities and libraries in over 80 developing countries through a program with Wiley Blackwell. In addition, PSO cooperates in programs with number of library consortia, in keeping with our central propose of supporting objective research. Our website is regularly updated with more information and calls for papers, so be sure to check back! For questions please contact Daniel Gutierrez, PSO Executive Director, at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.