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Dr Steve Pickering

Dr Steve Pickering
Senior Lecturer in Conflict and International Relations

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I completed my Ph.D. at the University of Lancaster in 2010. Since then, I have held positions at the Department of Government, University of Essex, and Kobe University, Japan.


PhD International Relations, Lancaster

Newest selected publications

Pickering, S., Tanaka, S. and Yamada, K. (2020) 'The Impact of Municipal Mergers on Local Public Spending: Evidence from Remote-Sensing Data'. Journal of East Asian Studies, 20 (2). pp. 243 - 266. ISSN: 1598-2408 Open Access Link

Journal article

Pickering, S. (2017) 'A New Way to Proxy Levels of Infrastructure Development'. Research and Politics, 4 (1). pp. 205316801668743 - 205316801668743. ISSN: 2053-1680 Open Access Link

Journal article

Pickering, S. (2017) 'Understanding Geography and War Misperceptions, Foundations, and Prospects'. Palgrave Macmillan. ISSN 10: 113752216X ISSN 13: 9781137522160


Pickering, S. (2015) 'Introducing SpatialGridBuilder: A new system for creating geo-coded datasets'. Conflict Management and Peace Science, 33 (4). pp. 423 - 447. ISSN: 0738-8942 Open Access Link

Journal article

Pickering, S. (2015) 'Geography and War: Avoiding the curse of high geopolitics', in Jakobsen, TG. (ed.) War An Introduction to Theories and Research on Collective Violence. New York : Nova Science Pub Incorporated. pp. 257 - 277. ISBN 10: 1634635701. ISBN 13: 9781634635707.

Book chapter
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