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Journal of Behavioral Public Administration (JBPA) is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary open access journal that focuses on behavioral and experimental research in public administration, broadly defined.  JBPA encourages submissions of both basic scholarly and applied work conducted by academics or practitioners.

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Vol 1 No 1 (2018)

Published: 2018-02-26



Sebastian Jilke, Kenneth J. Meier, Gregg G. Van Ryzin
Abstract 288 | PDF Downloads 316

Research Articles

Bureaucrats' processing of organizational reputation signals

Sharon Gilad, Pazit Ben-Nun Bloom, Michaela Assouline
Abstract 438 | PDF Downloads 277

Putting social rewards and identity salience to the test: Evidence from a field experiment with teachers in Philadelphia

Syon P. Bhanot, Gordon Kraft-Todd, David Rand, Erez Yoeli
Abstract 607 | PDF Downloads 280 Supplement Downloads 0

Public service motivation and ethical behavior: Evidence from three experiments

Robert K. Christensen, Bradley E. Wright
Abstract 541 | PDF Downloads 472

Breaking bad news without breaking trust: The effects of a press release and newspaper coverage on perceived trustworthiness

Stephan Grimmelikhuijsen, Femke de Vries, Wilte Zijlstra
Abstract 529 | PDF Downloads 337 Supplement Downloads 0

Foresighted outcome effect: A micro-foundation of agents’ risk aversion in principal-agent relations

Michal Livnat-Lerer, Raanan Sulitzeau-Kenan, Tehila Kogut
Abstract 373 | PDF Downloads 176

Perspectives and Practices

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