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Public Policy

Public policy is a course of action created and/or enacted, typically by a government, in response to public, real-world problems. Beyond this broad definition, public policy has been conceptualized in a variety of ways.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
681,370
Prior Five Years
191,383
Total Citations
Lifetime
7,173,723
Prior Five Years
583,790
Total Scholars
Lifetime
36,319
Prior Five Years
19,596

Institutional Rankings

Global (Worldwide)
Academic Institutions
Lifetime
Academic Institutions
Prior Five Years
Non-academic Institutions
Lifetime
#1
United States
#1
United States
N/A
#2
United States
#2
United States
#3
United States
#3
United States
#4
United States
#4
United States
#5
United States
#5
United States
#6
Australia
#6
Australia
#7
United States
#7
United States
#8
United States
#8
United Kingdom
#9
United States
#9
United States
#10
United States
#10
Canada
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National Institutional Rankings

Publications and Citation History

Publications based on Top 20 Specialties

Scholars based on Top 20 Specialties

Highly Ranked Scholars™

Lifetime
Prior Five Years

Highly Cited Publications

Lifetime