About the Journal

JPSI (Journal of Public Sector Innovations) is a peer-reviewed publication committed to disseminating quality articles twice a year in May and November. The journal boasts registration with ISSN 2548-396X (Online) and ISSN 2541-4291 (Print) and is expertly managed and published by the Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Social Science and Law, Universitas Negeri Surabaya in collaboration with Asosiasi Ilmuwan Administrasi Negara (AsIAN).

We are honoured to announce that JPSI (Journal of Public Sector Innovations) has achieved accreditation (Sinta 3) by the Directorate General of Higher Education, Research and Technology, Ministry of Research, Technology and the Higher Education Republic of Indonesia with registration number 230/E/KPT /2022.

Our journal is dedicated to advancing knowledge in Public Policy, Public Management, and Local Governance by critically weighing theories and their practical applications, with a particular emphasis on the Indonesian context and global perspective. Furthermore, JPSI (Journal of Public Sector Innovations) is available to all readers free of charge, enabling the dissemination of innovative research to a broad and diverse audience.

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Focus and Scope

The JPSI encompass a broad spectrum of scholarly works ranging from theoretical explorations to experimental investigations, practical applications, and innovations in the fields of public policy, public management, and local government, with a particular emphasis on the Indonesian context and global perspective:

Public Policy

  • Policy Formulation
  • Policy Implementation
  • Policy Evaluation
  • Policy Analysis
  • Sustainable Development
  • Policy Environment
  • Gender and Social Issues

Public Management

  • Public Service
  • Public Innovation
  • Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management
  • E-Government
  • Financial Administration
  • Public Sector Performance Assessment

Local Administration

  • Local Government
  • Public-Private Partnership
  • State-Local Partnership
  • Village Administration
  • Local Budgeting
  • Local Development Planning

JPSI also carries a Comments and Criticism section, which provides a forum for expressing different viewpoints, comments, and clarification regarding topics in published papers. A forum for expressing different viewpoints and correcting misunderstandings regarding topics in published papers. Readers of the journal are earnestly invited to contribute their ideas to this forum. 

Peer Review Process

All articles submitted to JPSI will be read and reviewed blindly (double-blind peer review) by (minimum) 2 Peer-reviewers who are experts in their field. All incoming articles will be checked for authenticity to prevent plagiarism by using Turnitin anti-plagiarism software.

The entire process from submission until the publishing of articles is free of charge (no article processing and submission charges). All articles published on JPSI are open access by following the Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) license. Full license can be found here.

Publication Frequency

JPSI (Journal of Public Sector Innovations) is managed by the Department of Public Administration, Universitas Negeri Surabaya. JPSI is published twice a year in May and November.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Creative Commons License
JPSI (Journal of Public Sector Innovations) by the Department of Public Ad is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at https://journal.unesa.ac.id/index.php/jpsi