Journal Citation Reports released its data on journal impact factors on June 19. Governance has been ranked #3 in public administration by impact factor, and #10 in political science by impact factor. It is the only journal that is ranked in the top ten for both fields.
Governance was also ranked #2 in both fields based on JCR's immediacy index. Journal Citation Reports says: "For comparing journals specializing in cutting-edge research, the immediacy index can provide a useful perspective."