Focus and Scope

The Journal of Development and Administrative Studies (JODAS)) is a double-blind reviewed scholarly journal devoted in publishing high-quality papers using multidisciplinary approaches with a strong emphasis on emerging issues of business, economics, management, finance and administration since 1978 in semi annual basis. Its main purpose is to disseminate ideas and research findings in various socioeconomic development issues related to Nepal and other countries. It brings out scholarly research articles and other features. It intends to serve as an outlet with strong theoretical and empirical research for an intellectual forum for the communication of ideas among social scientists in Nepal and rest of the world.

Publication Frequency

The journal publishes two issues per volume.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Chief Editor
Prof. Dr. Ram Chandra Dhakal
Executive Director CEDA
Tribhuvan University
Kathmandu
Nepal

Managing Editor
Dr. Ram Kumar Phuyal
Associate Professor of Economics
Tribhuvan University
Kathmandu
Nepal

Members
Prof. Dr. Durgalal Shrestha
Professor of Economics
Tribhuvan University
Kathmandu
Nepal

Prof. Dr. Ramesh Chandra Chitrakar
Professor of Management
Tribhuvan University
Kathmandu
Nepal

Prof. Arun Kumar Lal Das
Professor of Statistics
Tribhuvan University
Kathmandu
Nepal

Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Sang-Ho Lee
Professor of Economics
Department of Economics
Chonnam National University (CNU)
South Korea

Prof. Dr. Manoj Kumar Agarwal
Director of Dr. Girilal Gupta Institute of Public Health and
Professor of Economics at Department of Economics
Lucknow University
India

Prof. Dr. Padmakumar Nair
Director of LM Thapar School of Management
Thapar University
India