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Biggest ever impact factor increase for Bristol university journal 'Policy & Politics'

13 October 2014

The journal Policy & Politics, managed by the School for Policy Studies, announces its biggest ever increase in the world's journal rankings.

The journal Policy & Politics, managed by the School for Policy Studies, announces its biggest ever increase in the world's journal rankings. Its impact factor jumped by 72% this year (to 1.302) placing it 13th out of the 46 journals worldwide in Public Administration. It has a proven track record in spanning academic and practitioner debates and its website and blog reach a variety of audiences across all parts of the world.

Last month the journal also held its largest ever conference on the theme of the challenges of leadership and collaboration in the 21st century. The event included plenary lectures by four of the world's leading governance scholars and was attended by over 200 delegates from 33 countries. Take a look at the conference film here .

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