The Impact of Municipal Mergers on Local Public Spending
Pickering, Steve, Seiki Tanaka, and Kyohei Yamada. "The Impact of Municipal Mergers on Local Public Spending: Evidence from Remote-Sensing Data." Journal of East Asian Studies 20, no. 2 (2020): 243-266.
Pickering, Steve. "The Geography of War: Avoiding the curse of high geo-politics." In Jakobsen, Tor Georg (ed.) War: An introduction to Theories and Research on Collective Violence, Hauppauge, NY: Nova, 2015.
Pickering, Steve. "The Terrain of War: How Using the Word “Mountain” Biases Conflict Research." In Chatterji, Manas (ed.) Cooperation for a Peaceful and Sustainable World Part 1. Bingley, UK: Emerald, 2012.
Applying the tools of complexity to the international realm
Geyer, Robert, and Steve Pickering. "Applying the tools of complexity to the international realm: from fitness landscapes to complexity cascades." Cambridge Review of International Affairs 24, no. 1 (2011): 5-26.