Public Administration Review (PAR) is the preeminent professional journal in the field of public administration research, theory and practice.  It is the only journal in public administration that serves both academics and practitioners interested in the public sector and public sector management. Articles identify and analyze current trends, provide a factual basis for decision making, stimulate discussion, and make the leading literature in the field available in an easily accessible format.  With lively book reviews and a wide range of topics, PAR is an exciting read and an indispensable resource.

Join us in 2015 as we celebrate our 75th Anniversary

On this site we are celebrating the past, present and future of Public Administration Review. You can take a glance at the content for our next publication, find out more about how to submit an article for publication, listen to our regular podcast episodes, and find out how to connect on our various platforms.

You’ll also find the seventy-five most influential PAR articles that have advanced the field of public administratP5Backdropion. Please visit the comments page for individual articles to congratulate the author, read the author’s notes regarding their selection, and post your own perspectives on the piece and its influence on your work.

Be sure to check out our history and the people who have contributed to the success of this journal and the discipline as a whole. We are also releasing several Virtual Issues here, as well as retrospective articles that will be available on Wiley throughout the coming year. We look forward to hearing from you, so don’t forget to post messages on our notes page.