Journal of Infrastructure, Policy and Development

The Journal of Infrastructure, Policy and Development (JIPD) is a multi-disciplinary, double-blind peer reviewed journal dedicated to publishing articles of the highest quality on major aspects of infrastructure, policies and economic development.

While seeking to reach the ultimate goal of economic development, the journal has a mission to explore how institutional infrastructure may be applied to different physical infrastructure activities, with the support of government policies.

Ultimately, by providing a reliable platform for the transfer of knowledge among scholars, the journal aims to encourage the discussion of innovative contributions regarding the analysis of issues and concerns about infrastructure.

JIPD has a target audience consisting of scientific researchers, professional practitioners, and policymakers from academia, industry, and regulatory institutions.

This journal aims to stimulate the exchange of scholarly ideas through innovative technology, outstanding service and utmost dedication. Its overarching goal is to establish itself as a credible source of information covering areas of “hard” and “soft” infrastructure, along with other related policies and economic development matters.

Within this global context, relevant topics to the Journal of Infrastructure, Policy and Development include, but are not limited to:

  • Institutional infrastructure
  • Infrastructure planning
  • Infrastructure system
  • Infrastructure finance
  • Urban infrastructure
  • Infrastructure policy
  • Infrastructure regulation
  • Infrastructure and environment
  • Infrastructure and development
  • Public and private roles in infrastructure

Editorial Board


Qingyang Gu - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Associate Editors

Tilak Abeysinghe - National University of Singapore

Edurado Araral - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Matías Herrera Dappe - The World Bank

Michael Howlet - Simon Fraser University

Der-Horng Lee - NUS-LTA Transport Research Centre, Singapore

Minsoo Lee - The Asian Development Bank

Shuanglin Lin - University of Nebraska-Omaha

Juan Carlos Martinez Oliva - The Bank of Italy

Jordan Z. Schwartz - The World Bank

Xun Wu - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

Guangpu Yang - Development Research Center of the State Council, China 

Advisory Board

Chair of Advisory Board

Justin Yifu Lin - Peking University

Member of Advisory Board

Kang Chen - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Zhiyong Dong - Peking University

Mohamed Waheed Hassan - Visiting Distinguished Fellow of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Vito Tanzi - Honorary President of the International Institute of Public Finance

Recently Published Issue

Vol 1, No 1 (2017)

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Table of Contents


Qingyang Gu
Pages: 1-3
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Invited Opening Piece

Justin Yifu Lin, Yan Wang
Pages: 4-23
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Original Article

Abdul Abiad, Renard Teipelke
Pages: 24-43
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Original Article

Hong Yu
Pages: 44-63
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Original Article

Sing Tien Foo
Pages: 64-89
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Policy Dialogue

Editorial Team
Pages: 90-97
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Policy Insight

Juan Carlos Martinez Oliva
Pages: 98-111
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Case Study

Der-Horng Lee, Sreyus Palliyani
Pages: 112-128
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