Policy Press

Publishing with a Purpose

Evidence & Policy

A journal of research, debate and practice

Editors in Chief

Katherine Smith, University of Edinburgh 

Mark Pearson, Hull York Medical School

Print: 1744-2648
Online: 1744-2656

February, May, August and November

About the journal

Evidence & Policy is the first peer-reviewed journal dedicated to comprehensive and critical assessment of the relationship between research evidence and the concerns of policy makers and practitioners, as well as researchers. 

International in scope and interdisciplinary in focus, it addresses the needs of those who provide public services, and those who provide the research base for evaluation and development across a wide range of social and public policy issues – from social care to education, from public health to criminal justice.  Read more