• Language: English
  • ISSN: 157-9385
  • Established Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 130
Journal of Policy and Development Studies

Executive Editor:Professor Emma E.O.Chukwuemeka
Publication Frequency:Quarterly
Publisher:Centre For Social Science Research, Enugu
Paper Submission E-mail:ee.chukwuemeka@unizik.edu.ng

JPDS aims to publish the best research on international development issues in a form that is accessible to practitioners and policy-makers as well as to an academic audience. JPDS is an international journal that effectively bridges the gap between academics, policy makers, and practitioners and links the various economic development communities. The journal focuses on contemporary research publication philosophies including blind strict peer refereeing, timely review, regular publication and broader coverage of the field. The editorial board is represented by the world”s reputed and experienced academicians and researchers. The journal is completely open access which has opened the doors for the millions of international readers and academicians to keep in touch with the latest research findings in the field of economics and development studies. Publisher Centre for Social Science Research, Enugu, Nigeria and Zainab Arabian Research Society for Multidisciplinary Issues Dubai, United Arab Emirate. Editorial Policy The Journal of Policy and Development Studies (JPDS) is indexed and a member of Arabian Group of Journals. It is a professional and academic discussion and research in development related issues across the globe. The journal is published four times a year (Feb, May, August and November).

Journal of Policy and Development Studies (JPDS) is published four times a year by the Office of Centre for Social Science Research, Enugu, Nigeria with the collaboration of Arabian Group of Journals and Zainab Arabian Research Society for Multidisciplinary Issues Dubai, United Arab Emirate.

Interested contributors should type their scientific papers on A4 size with wide margins and single line spacing in 12 fonts Times New Roman. It should not exceed 15 pages including the abstract of not more than 200 words. Not more than five keywords should be provided immediately after abstract. The paper should be empirical or theoretical, well researched, and persuasive. It should also include: brief profile of the author including institutional affiliation and status, title of paper, abstract, introduction, statement of problem, review of related literature, method of investigation, discussion of findings and recommendations. Authors should include their phone numbers including addresses and e-mail.

Articles must be in conformity with the American Psychological Association (APA) documentation style 6th edition. Journal titles should be abbreviated for multiple citations in the same year, a,b,c, should be used immediately following the year of publication.

Manuscript submission is online.  See the e mail address below..

All correspondence should be addressed to the Executive Managing Editor

Prof. Emma E.O. Chukwuemeka, Ph.D

Professor of Public Administration

Nnamdi Azikiwe University

P.M.B 5025, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria

For Online Submission please email at editor@arabianjbmr.com or ee.chukwuemeka@unizik.edu.ng

Tel: 08060967169; 08052671039

The views expressed in the articles do not reflect that of the Editorial board but of the author(s) concerned.

Subscription rates are as follows:                   

                                                Individual                   Institutions

Inside Nigeria                            N1500                       N1800

Outside Nigeria                       USD 25                       USD 30

Prof. Titus O. Enudu, Phd
Prof. Emma E.o. Chukwuemeka, Phd
Prof. B.c. Nwankwo, Ph.d
Prof. C. Ofuebe, Ph.d
D. Stamatakis , Ph.d
Ehsan Azhar
Chukwuemeka Okafor, D.admin
S. Jabulani
Dr. Saeed Sharifi
Dr. Mozamel Elnair Somi Kakitla
Prof. B.c. Osisioma, Ph.d
Prof. Anis Mahomed Karodia
Prof. Emma Okoye, Ph.d
Prof.charles Okigbo, Ph.d
Patrick Ezepue, Ph.d
Prof. Ike Ndolo,ph.d
Prof. Kunleawotokun, Ph.d
Ali Gholipour Soleymani (phd)