Upcoming Editorial Calendar
Winter 2024: Preparing for the Worst
How do governments at every level prepare for the unexpected? How can they measure effectiveness after a crisis? What are important lessons learned, best practices or case studies from crises in the accountability field?
Submission deadline: September 6, 2023
Spring 2024: Current Topics in Accountability and Transparency.
It’s time to let in some fresh air at the Journal. What springs to mind that you could write about in the profession today?
Submission deadline: December 6, 2023
Summer 2024: Building an Objective Organizational Culture
Career public servants strive to stay “above the fray” of politics. How can organizations attract and retain diverse employees who maintain objectivity? In hybrid environments, how should managers measure employee performance and motivate staff? What would happen if public sector managers used succession planning and career pathing?
Submission deadline: March 6, 2024
Fall 2024: Ethics
The role of government is to serve citizens’ interests with ethics in mind. Government leaders should model ethical behavior. How do breaches in ethics, such as conflicts of interest, nepotism, gifts and bribes or scandals, affect public sector organizations?
Submission Deadline: June 6, 2024
Winter 2025: Calculating the Value of Good Government.
Sound leadership and oversight benefits government program participants but calculating the value of program management is complicated. How should we measure it? What are best practices and needed improvements in this area?
Submission deadline: September 6, 2024
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