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Journal of the Institute of Public Administration of Ireland

PRINT ISSN: 0001-8325
ONLINE ISSN: 2449-9471

Administration is the peer-reviewed journal of the Institute of Public Administration of Ireland. It has been published quarterly since 1953. As the principal journal concerned with Irish public administration and its development, it seeks to combine original scholarship on public administration from a variety of disciplines with the insights and experiences of practitioners.

Rejection Rate

  • 80%


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Contributions should be submitted online to editor@ipa.ie

Joanna O'Riordan, Institute of Public Administration, Ireland

Editorial Advisory Board
Maura Adshead, University of Limerick, Ireland
Geert Bouckaert, University of Leuven, Belgium
Richard Boyle, Institute of Public Administration, Ireland
David Farrell, University College Dublin, Ireland
Julia Fleischer, University of Potsdam, Speyer, Germany
John Halligan, University of Canberra, Australia
Peter John, University College London, UK
Aidan Kane, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Colin Knox, University of Ulster, UK
Muiris MacCarthaigh, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Dermot McCarthy, Dublin, Ireland
Joseph McDonagh, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Donald Moynihan, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Karl O’Connor, University of Ulster, UK
B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Aodh Quinlivan, University College Cork, Ireland
Kevin Rafter, Dublin City University, Ireland
Tiina Randma-Liiv, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Chris Van Egeraat, Maynooth University
Koen Verhoest, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Kutsal Yesilkagit, Leiden University, the Netherlands

Production Editor
John Paul Owens, Institute of Public Administration, Ireland

Editorial Contact

De Gruyter Poland
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland