Selected Publications

Peer Reviewed

Scartozzi, Cesare M., Roberto Orsi, Maximilian Ernst, and Henry Martin. “Connecting Northeast Asia: Renewable Energy and Prospects for Cooperation.” Asian Perspective 45, no. 4 (2021): 761-783. (link)

Scartozzi, Cesare M. “Reframing Climate-Induced Socio-Environmental Conflicts: A Systematic Review.” International Studies Review  23, no. 3 (2021): 696-725. (link)

———.“A New Taxonomy for International Relations: Rethinking the International System as a Complex Adaptive System.” Journal on Policy and Complex Systems 4, no. 1 (2018): 109–33. (link)

———.  “Decolonizing One Petition at the Time: A Review of the Practice of Accepting Petitions and Granting Oral Hearings in the Fourth Committee of the UN General Assembly.” POLITIKON: The IAPSS Journal of Political Science 34, October (2017): 49–67. (link)

———. “Political Reforms vs. Undemocratic Institutional Arrangements in Hong Kong.” Seoul National University, Journal of International Affairs 2, no. 1 (2017): 2-12. (link)

———. “From Ballistics to Demography: Chinese Population Control Policies in Historical Perspective.” Seoul National University, Journal of International Affairs 1, no. 1 (2016): 25-36.

———. “Assads Strategic Narrative: The Role of Communication in the Syrian Civil War.” Contemporary Review of the Middle East 2, no. 4 (2015): 313–327. (link)

Non Peer Reviewed

Scartozzi, Cesare M. “The UN Security Council at a Turning Point: Securitisation or Climatisation?” Global Outlook. March 2021. (link)

———.  “Hereditary Politics in Japan: A Family Business,” The Diplomat. February 2017. (link)

———. “Water, the Next Iraqi Problem,” Novasia. Seoul, June 2016.

———. “How to do Counterinsurgency,” Novasia. Seoul, December 2015.

———. “Reinventing Biofuels,” Novasia. Seoul, April 2015.

———. “The New State Nobody Saw Coming,” The Policy Wire. January 27, 2015. (link)

———. “Fishery Escalates Regional Animosity in the East China Sea,” Novasia. Seoul, December 2014.

———.  “Is a Revolution Predictable?” Novasia. Seoul, April 2014.


Scartozzi, Cesare M. “The Emergence of Order: Complex Systems Theory and International Relations.” Yonsei University. June 2016.

———. “The Logical Nuke: Reasons and History Behind North Korea’s Nuclear Choice.” University of Torino. November 2013.


I will be more than happy to supply any of the above articles upon request.