Utilities Policy is deliberately international, interdisciplinary, and intersectoral. Articles address utility trends and issues in both developed and developing economies. Authors and reviewers come from various disciplines, including economics, political science, sociology, law, finance, accounting, management, and engineering. Areas of focus include the utility and network industries providing essential electricity, natural gas, water and wastewater, solid waste, communications, broadband, postal, and public transportation services.
Utilities Policy invites submissions that apply various quantitative and qualitative methods. Contributions are welcome from both established and emerging scholars as well as accomplished practitioners. Interdisciplinary, comparative, and applied works are encouraged. Submissions to the journal should have a clear focus on governance, performance, and/or analysis of public utilities with an aim toward informing the policymaking process and providing recommendations as appropriate. Relevant topics and issues include but are not limited to industry structures and ownership, market design and dynamics, economic development, resource planning, system modeling, accounting and finance, infrastructure investment, supply and demand efficiency, strategic management and productivity, network operations and integration, supply chains, adaptation and flexibility, service-quality standards, benchmarking and metrics, benefit-cost analysis, behavior and incentives, pricing and demand response, economic and environmental regulation, regulatory performance and impact, restructuring and deregulation, and policy institutions.
Audience: Academic researchers, government officials, industry professionals, sector analysts, and consultants in the global utilities policy community.
|Issue volume||Issue year||Planned ship date||Actual ship date|
|68C||2021||Jan 29, 2021||Jan 29, 2021|
|69C||2021||Mar 24, 2021||Mar 19, 2021|
|70C||2021||Jun 17, 2021||Jun 11, 2021|
|71C||2021||Jul 22, 2021||Jul 08, 2021|
|72C||2021||Sep 17, 2021||Sep 07, 2021|
|73C||2021||Dec 10, 2021|
|74C||2022||Jan 27, 2022|
|75C||2022||Mar 22, 2022|
|76C||2022||Jun 16, 2022|
|77C||2022||Jul 21, 2022|
|78C||2022||Sep 15, 2022|
|79C||2022||Dec 08, 2022|