Politics and Governance is an innovative new offering to the world of online peer-reviewed open access publishing in the Political Sciences.

Open Access Journal | ISSN: 2183-2463

Politics and Governance (ISSN: 2183-2463) is an internationally peer-reviewed open access journal that publishes significant and cutting-edge research drawn from all areas of Political Science.

Editors: Amelia Hadfield (Canterbury Christ Church University) and Andrej J. Zwitter (University of Groningen) (see full Editorial Board)

Open Access: free to read and share, with an article processing charge for accepted papers to offset production costs (more details here)

Indexing: Web of Science (ESCI), Scopus and other databases

New: Politics and Governance is accepting proposals for themed issues. Scholars interested in editing an issue that falls within the aims and scope of the journal and can be accessed free of charge by any reader are encouraged to contact the journal's editorial office at pag@cogitatiopress.com

Latest Publications

Decentralised Local Governance and Poverty Reduction in Post-1991 Ethiopia: A Political Economy Study
Yeshtila Wondemeneh Bekele and Darley Jose Kjosavik
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i4.590 | Publication date: 2016/10/18
The Paris Climate Agreement and the Three Largest Emitters: China, the United States, and the European Union
Miranda A. Schreurs
Commentary | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.666 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
The Paris Agreement: Short-Term and Long-Term Effectiveness
Guri Bang , Jon Hovi and Tora Skodvin
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.640 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
From Paris to the End of Oil
Dag Harald Claes and Helge Hveem
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.651 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
The Paris Agreement: Consequences for the EU and Carbon Markets?
Steinar Andresen , Jon Birger Skjærseth , Torbjørg Jevnaker and Jørgen Wettestad
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.652 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
Predicting Paris: Multi-Method Approaches to Forecast the Outcomes of Global Climate Negotiations
Detlef F. Sprinz , Bruce Bueno de Mesquita , Steffen Kallbekken , Frans Stokman , Håkon Sælen and Robert Thomson
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.654 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
Unilateral or Reciprocal Climate Policy? Experimental Evidence from China
Thomas Bernauer , Liang Dong , Liam F. McGrath , Irina Shaymerdenova and Haibin Zhang
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.650 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
Paris: Beyond the Climate Dead End through Pledge and Review?
Robert O. Keohane and Michael Oppenheimer
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.634 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
What the Framework Convention on Climate Change Teaches Us About Cooperation on Climate Change
David G. Victor
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.657 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
The Paris Agreement: Destined to Succeed or Doomed to Fail?
Oran R. Young
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.635 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
Conference Diplomacy: The Making of the Paris Agreement
Aslak Brun
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.649 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
Editorial to the Issue on Climate Governance and the Paris Agreement
Jon Hovi and Tora Skodvin
Editorial | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.721 | Publication date: 2016/09/08
The Federal Features of the EU: Lessons from Canada
Amy Verdun
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.598 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Comparative Intergovernmental Politics: CETA Negotiations between Canada and the EU
Valerie J. D'Erman
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.565 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
Representation and Governance in International Organizations
David P. Rapkin , Jonathan R. Strand and Michael W. Trevathan
Article | Politics and Governance | DOI: 10.17645/pag.v4i3.544 | Publication date: 2016/08/11
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