About the Journal

The Icelandic Review of Politics and Administration (Stjórnmál og stjórnsýsla in Icelandic) publishes original research on Icelandic politics and policy related subjects. Articles with a broader political science relevance may also be considered, especially articles of a sufficiently high standard with a comparative focus or containing theoretical and methodological innovations. The journal is open to submission from political scientists and researchers in related fields dealing with politics, public administration and policy relevant issues. See further information.

Journal articles are published in English or Icelandic. Articles in Icelandic are accompanied with abstracts and bibliographic information in English. Publication dates on the web are:  mid-June and mid-December. A printed edition of the two volume issues is published in March the following year. Submission deadlines are as follows:  1st of April  for the June issue and 1st of October for the December issue.

The Icelandic Review of Politics and Administration publication is in open access according to CC BY (4.0).

Current Issue

Vol. 19 No. 1 (2023): Spring publication 2023


Published: 2023-06-28

Peer Reviewed Articles

  • The theoretical and practical dilemma of creating a new organisational design for a municipality using sub-municipal units

    Eva Marín Hlynsdóttir
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.13177/irpa.a.2023.19.1.1
  • Covid-19 crisis management in Mýrdalshreppur and the significance of the government’s support measures for the municipality

    Hugrún Hannesdóttir, Ásthildur Elva Bernharðsdóttir
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.13177/irpa.a.2023.19.1.2
  • Implementation of the Monarchy in the Kingdom of Iceland

    Björn Jón Bragason
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.13177/irpa.a.2023.19.1.3
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