IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law

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Editor: Dr Craig Mark

ISSN: 2188-9562

Contact: craig.mark13@gmail.com

The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law is an internationally reviewed and editorially independent interdisciplinary journal associated with IAFOR’s international conferences on the Politics, Economics and Law. Like all IAFOR publications, it is freely available to read online, and is free of publication fees for authors. The first issue was published in September 2014, and the journal continues to publish annually.

The journal Editor welcomes submissions related to Politics, Economics & Law from academics, practitioners and professionals from within the field. Full papers submitted to the related IAFOR conference proceedings research repositories will also be considered, providing that they meet the journal submission guidelines. Authors will be contacted if their paper is selected for review. All papers are reviewed equally according to standard peer review processes, regardless of whether or not the authors have attended a related IAFOR conference.


Indexes: The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law is indexed in SHERPA/RoMEO and Google Scholar.

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Editor

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Dr Craig Mark

Editor

Tokyo Denki University, Japan

Craig Mark an Assistant Professor at the School of Information Environment, Tokyo Denki University, Japan. Previously, he was an Associate Professor in the School of International Studies at Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan, where he also taught in the School of Law and Politics. His main areas of teaching and research are in Foreign Policy, International Security, and Australian Politics. He has been a lecturer in International and Australian Politics at both Macquarie University, and the University of New South Wales. Dr Mark is the author of The Abe Restoration – Contemporary Japanese Politics and Reformation. He is also a contributor to The Conversation and Business Spectator. BA (Hons), MA (The Australian National University), PhD (University of New South Wales).
Contact: craig.mark@kwansei.ac.jp

Assistant Editor

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Shazia Lateef

Assistant Editor

Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Shazia Lateef is a Lecturer at the Department of Modern History, Politics and International Relations, Macquarie University, Sydney. She has also been a Lecturer at the University of Newcastle. Dr Lateef is a graduate of the University of Western Sydney, Macquarie University, and the University of Sydney.

Members of the Editorial Board

Jesse Olsen

Member of the Editorial Board

University of Melbourne, Australia

Jesse Olsen is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Workplace Leadership, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Melbourne. He has previously been an Associate Professor in the School of International Studies, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan. Dr Olsen is a graduate of the University of Georgia, and the Georgia Institute of Techonology


Prajakta Khare

Member of the Editorial Board

Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan

Prajakta Khare is an Associate Professor in the School of International Studies, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan. Dr Khare has previously been a Research Fellow at Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan.


Helen Pringle

Member of the Editorial Board

University of New South Wales, Australia

Helen Pringle is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNSW. Helen’s research interests are in human rights and justice (with a focus on questions of sex and gender), and in political theory (with a focus on 17th and 19th centuries), and on freedom of speech. Helen has received a number of awards and honours for teaching, including the Minister for Education & Training and Australian College of Educators NSW Quality Teaching Award (2010), UNSW Lecturer of the Year (2008), and the UNSW Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence (2007 and 1998). She holds a PhD and MA from Princeton University, and a BA (Hons) from the Australian National University.



Available Journals

IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 3 – Issue 1

IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 3 – Issue 1

The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 3 – Issue 1 – Spring 2016
Published: May 2016
Editor: Craig Mark, Tokyo Denki University, Japan

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IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 2 – Issue 1

IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 2 – Issue 1

The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 2 – Issue 1 – Autumn 2015
Published: September 2015
Editor: Craig Mark, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan

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IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume I – Issue I

IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume I – Issue I

The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume I – Issue I – Fall 2014
Published: September 2014
Editor:Craig Mark, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan

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