September 17th, 2016 - Posted by jbarocio

MJPA Volume 13 (2016) Published

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The editorial board of the Michigan Journal of Public Affairs is pleased to announce publication of the 2016 edition of the journal, Volume 13. View it here!

 

In our call for papers this year, we established the first-ever special issue for the journal, around the theme of Constitutional Rights and Freedoms. This volume offers an excellent array of papers on this topic and others:

  • Human Capital Theory and Practice: The Effect of Tuition Increases on College Major Selection by Rashid Malik and Austin Slaughter

  • Natural Disasters and the United States’ Electricity Grid: The Role of FEMA and the Value of Micro-Grids by Gilbert Michaud

  • Ban the Box: An Evaluation by Selamawit Misgano

  • The Necessity of Taxation Justice for a More Profound Decolonization Process in Ecuador by Luis Salvador

  • Permission Denied: Sina Weibo Behind China’s Great Firewall by Xin Xu

  • The Iraqi Constitutional Process by Ashley Connelly

  • Singapore’s Domestic Workers: Changing Public Attitudes by Chelsea Racelis

  • Analyzing the 2006 One Million Signatures Campaign in a Reformist Age: Toward a Critical understanding of Legally Enforced Gender Inequality in Iran by Shireen Smalley

We want to extend our thanks to all of the authors featured in Volume 13 for working with us to showcase some of the finest student-penned policy scholarship available. Additionally, we appreciate the efforts of our editorial staff; the guidance of our faculty advisor, Paula M. Lantz, PhD; and the longstanding support of the Dean’s Office here at the Ford School.

We are delighted to share this issue with you and encourage you to answer our call for submissions to Volume 14!


October 5th, 2015 - Posted by dflewis

New deadline–submissions for spring 2016 (Vol. 13) publication

The Michigan Journal of Public Affairs is now accepting submissions for our spring volume. The deadline is December 31, 2015 at 11:59pm; head on over to our submissions page for more information.


October 2nd, 2015 - Posted by jbarocio

MJPA Volume 12 (2015) Published

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The 2015 edition of the Michigan Journal of Public Affairs, Volume 12, has been published. You can view it here, and also by clicking the link at the top of the page.

We at MJPA offer our sincerest thanks to all the authors featured in Volume 12 for working with us to showcase some of the finest student-penned policy scholarship available.


September 15th, 2015 - Posted by jbarocio

You’re Invited!–MJPA Volume 12 Launch Party

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Volume 12 Launch Party

The staff of Michigan Journal of Public Affairs invites members of the University of Michigan and the surrounding Ann Arbor community to celebrate the release of MJPA Volume 12 at Gerald R. Ford School in the Annenberg Auditorium (735 S. State Street) on Wednesday, September 30 at 5:00pm.

The Michigan Journal of Public Affairs is a student-run journal that publishes exceptional and innovative public policy related articles from policy professionals and graduate students. We are excited to announce the publication of our 2015 edition. Papers published in this latest MJPA issue cover a wide range of policy issues: immigration, development, population growth, and climate change.

The articles and notes selected for publication in the Spring 2015 volume include:

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January 11th, 2015 - Posted by aafloyd

Deadline — Submissions for Spring 2015

The Michigan Journal of Public Affairs is now accepting submissions for our spring volume. The FINAL deadline is Sunday, January 11th, 2014 @ 11:59PM. Head on over to our submissions page for more information.


August 1st, 2014 - Posted by mjpavol11

MJPA Volume 11 (2014) published

The 2014 edition of the Michigan Journal of Public Affairs, Volume 11, has been published. You can view it here, and also by clicking the link at the top of the page.

We at MJPA offer our sincerest thanks to all the authors featured in Volume 11 for working with us to showcase some of the finest student-penned policy scholarship available.


June 20th, 2014 - Posted by mjpavol11

Archives complete

Our website transition is complete, and our past publications should be accessible under the “Past Issues” link at the top of the page.

The website search function will also search author names and abstracts, but not the full article text.

Thanks for your patience; we will have Volume 11 posted shortly.


November 1st, 2013 - Posted by mjpavol11

New deadline — submissions for spring 2014 publication

The Michigan Journal of Public Affairs is now accepting submissions for our spring volume. The deadline is December 22 January 6, 2014; head on over to our submissions page for more information.