The Asian Journal of Public Affairs (AJPA) is the flagship student journal of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP). It is a peer-reviewed publication featuring articles by scholars and practitioners on public affairs issues in the Greater Asia including the Middle East, Central and South Asia, and the Asia-Pacific region. Published on a bi-annual basis, AJPA seeks to influence public policy-making in Asia through interdisciplinary policy-relevant research. Print circulation is targeted not only to academic audiences but also to civil society and government organizations. The scope of Public Affairs includes, but is not limited to, Public Policy (including sectoral policies), Public Administration and Management, International Security, International Political Economy, Social and Political Sciences and Economics. Each issue features scholarly and practitioner-based research articles, field reports, commentaries, and book reviews. Articles may be quantitative and/or qualitative, national or cross-national. Preference is given to contributions which have accessible and clearly articulated policy implications.
AJPA Issue 12: Volume 7, Number 1
Publishing Schedule / Cycle
AJPA is published bi-annually, once in summer and once in fall every year.
Call for Submissions for Volume 8, Issue 1!
We are currently accepting manuscripts for Volume 8, Issue 1. We accept manuscripts for original research articles (6,000-7,000 words excluding abstract and bibliography), book reviews and commentary (1,500 words maximum).
For further details, please visit the submissions page.