Published by the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, this peer-reviewed research journal disseminates the highest quality multidisciplinary research in public policy and management. As the association's journal of record, JPAM's ultimate purpose is building a professional community of scholars and practitioners devoted to more effective policy analysis and public management.
JPAM is the leading journal in the field of public policy and public management. Based on the 2012 Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports ISI one-year impact factor, it was ranked third among all journals of public administration. In the same year, JPAM was ranked in the top 20 percent (60/333) of all economics journals.