Korea Planning Association

Aims & Scope



Journal of Korea Planning Association is an open access journal founded in 1966. The JKPA covers comprehensively the frontier trends in land & urban planning.

The airm of JKPA is to contribute to advancing knowledge and understanding of both theory and practice in planning, by promoting high quality applied and theoretical research.

The JKPA is an increasingly important journal for the development of planning to theory and practice. The primary audiences of this publication comprises academics, graduate students, pranctitiones and all others intererested in planning research. The journal welcomes and encourages articles from both academics and practitioners.

We publish papers on a variety of topics, contexts and research methods that examine the rapidly evolving relationship between planning and all other related fields.
We encourage a wide range of submissions, including but not limited to :

- Planning (Land, Urban, Regional)
- Transportaiton and Technical Infrastructure
- Environemnt
- Sustainable Development
- Resource Management
- Planning Education
- Planning Practice
- Managing Regional Development
- Urban Regeneration
- Spatial Organization
- Regional Economy
- Urban Policy
- Urban Structure and Policy
- Urban Design and Landscape
- Welfare
- Real Estate
- Land and Housing
- Land Use
- Disaster
- U-City
- GIS

Each paper will be judged accoding to international standards, the originality of its contribution, its relevance to development of the subject and its quality of presentation. All papers are subject to a triple blind refereeings. The main criterion for publicaion is the significance of the submission's contribution to the literartutre.