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The Journal of International Politics and Development

The Journal of International Politics and Development (JIPAD) is one of the most established titles in the critical new field of sustainable development issues. JIPAD is s jointly published by the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University Kokomo, United States, and the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Babcock University, Nigeria. The journal is concerned with global, regional, and domestic issues relating to Africa and world development. It publishes articles that report original investigations and contribute new knowledge and understanding to the fields of public management, business, and related interdisciplinary issues. It publishes original, innovative, and timely articles on research and practice from a broad array of professions, including public policy, economics, public administration, political science, management, ethics, environmental issues, social welfare, decision science, and health care. In addition to peer-reviewed articles, the journal also publishes book reviews, comments, and reports from the field, and summaries of related research.

The JIPAD is, published two times a year and features articles to help scholars and development administrators, policymakers, and practitioners stay informed about new developments. The JIPAD presents research-based information that can help inform policy decisions and improve understanding of politics and development policies.



  • Professor Kayode Makinde, Babcock University, Nigeria (Editor-in-Chief)
  • Robert Dibie, Ph.D. Professor of Public Administration at the Division of Public Administration and Health Management, Indiana University Kokomo, USA. (North America)
  • Professor Ayandiji Daniel Aina, Babcock University Nigeria (Africa)


Subscription rates: Individuals $36 or (3,000 Naira) per year; Libraries and Institutions $100 or (6, 000 Naira) per year. Single copies are available on request. Please inquire for agent discounts. Oversea subscribers should add $18 per year for mailing. Please direct all subscription request to Professor Ayandiji Daniel Aina, Editor in Africa, Journal of International Politics and Development, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo, Ogun State, PMB 21244, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria; Email: dijiaina@yahoo.com; Tel: 234-803-7133-298

Last updated: 11/07/2016