Journal of Public Administration (JPA) is a peer-reviewed, open access, quarterly journal which publishes theoretically and empirically rigorous research on all facets of public administration, public policy and public management.The journal serves as a bridge between public administration and public management scholarship on the one hand and public policy studies on the other. JPA encourages critical and comparative analysis of challenges facing contemporary systems of governing. Our target audience is academics, policy-makers,  government and community organizations.

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Current Issue: Volume 15, Issue 3, 2023 

Designing a Model of Smart Urban Governance Using a Synthesis Approach

Pages 400-438


Pantea Ghaffari; Ali Asghar Pourezzat; Vahid Araei; Seyyed Mehdi Alvani

Strategy Drivers Based on the McKinsey Model: A Case Study

Pages 584-614


Hoda Jebellie; Manouchehr Ansari; Amir Khanlari; Masoumeh Javaherian

Designing Public Persuasion Model in the Context of a Good Urban Governance

Pages 615-636


Hadis Mehmandoost; Hamid Rezaeifar; Mohammad Mohammadi; Noormohammad Yaqoubi

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