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Publications of Emerson S. Niou    :chronological  combined  bibtex listing:


  1. Niou, E, An Introduction to Community Compacts in China (in Chinese), revised edition (2014), Chinese Society Press .
  2. Niou, E, An Introduction to Community Compacts in China (in Chinese) (2005), Chinese Society Press .
  3. Niou, E, Bean Voting: The History and Politics of Secret Ballot (in Chinese) (2014), People’s University Press .
  4. E. Niou, Community Compacts in China: Theory and Practice (2005), Chinese Society Press (In Chinese.) .
  5. Emerson Niou and Peter Ordeshook, Games and Politics (2014), Rutledge .
  6. Niou, E; Ordeshook, P, Strategy and Politics (2015), Routledge .
  7. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, The Balance of Power: Stability in International Systems (1989), Cambridge University Press .

Chapters in Books

  1. Niou, E, An Evaluation of the Republic of China’s Foreign Policy Alternatives, in The Permutation Across the Taiwan Straits, edited by Cheng, TJ; Hwang, C; Wu, S (1994), Lynn Reiner Press .
  2. Niou, E, An Introduction to the Electoral Systems Used in Chinese Village Elections, in Contemporary China: Approaching the 21st Century, edited by Lilley, JR; McGinnis, RW; Panko, BA (1999), University Press of Maryland .
  3. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Balance of Power versus Collective Security: A Game-Theoretic Analysis, in Strategic Stability in the Post-Cold War World and the Future of Nuclear Disarmament, edited by Melvin L Best, J (1996), Kluwer Academic Publishers .
  4. Niou, E; Ordeshook, P, Designing Government for Coherent Domestic and Foreign Policy: Taiwan as a Test Case, in Consolidating The Third Wave Democracies: Themes and Perspectives, edited by Diamond, L; Plattner, M; Chu, Y-H; Tien, H-M (1997), Johns Hopkins University Press .
  5. Lacy, D; Niou, E, Nonseparable Preferences and Issue Packaging in Elections, in Advances in Political Economy: Instituions, Modeling, and Empirical Analysis, edited by Schofield, N; Kselman, D (2013), SPRINGER .
  6. Emerson Niou, On Cultivating the Spirit of Self-Governance (in Chinese), in Prospects of Grassroots Democracy in China, edited by Yong Xu and Zengyang Xu (2007) .
  7. Niou, EMS, On local governance in China: From feudalism, centralized bureaucracy, to self-governance, in Confucian Culture and Democracy (January, 2014), pp. 225-246, World Scientific [doi]  [abs].
  8. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Stability in International Systems and The Costs of War, in Models of Strategic Choices in Politics, edited by Ordeshook, PC (1989), University of Michigan Press .
  9. Niou, E, The China Factor in Taiwan’s Electoral Politics, in Democratization in Taiwan: Challenges in Transformation, edited by Meernik, J; Paolino, P (2008), Ashgate Publishing .
  10. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, The Prospects for a New International Order based on Collective Security, in Collective Security beyond the Cold War, edited by Downs, GW (1994), University of Michigan Press .
  11. Niou, E, Village Elections: Roots of Democratization in China, in How Asia Votes, edited by Hsieh, J; Newman, D (2001), Chatham House .
  12. Niou, E, 論如何培養自治的真精神 [On Cultivating the Spirit of Self-Governance], in Prospects of Grassroots Democracy in China, edited by Xu, Y; Xu, Z (2007) .

Journal Articles

  1. Brehm, J; Niou, EMS, A comparative analysis of the control systems used in the former Soviet Union and Communist China, Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 9 no. 1 (January, 1997), pp. 107-130 [doi]  [abs].
  2. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, A Game Theoretic Analysis of the Republic of China's Emerging Electoral System, International Political Science Review, vol. 13 no. 1 (1992), pp. 59-79, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  3. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, A Game-Theoretic Analysis of Sun Tzu's The Art of War, Journal of Peace Research, vol. 31 no. 2 (May, 1994) .
  4. Niou, EMS; Ordeshook, PC, A Game-Theoretic Interpretation of Sun Tzu's: The Art of War, Journal of Peace Research, vol. 31 no. 2 (January, 1994), pp. 161-174, SAGE Publications [doi] .
  5. Niou, E, A New Measure of the Preferences on the Independence-Unification Issue in Taiwan, Journal of Asian and African Studies, vol. 40 no. 1-2 (2005), pp. 91-104, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  6. Niou, E, A Note on Nanson's Rule, Public Choice, vol. 54 no. 2 (June, 1987), pp. 191-193, Springer Nature [doi]  [abs].
  7. Lacy, D; Niou, EMS, A Theory of Economic Sanctions and Issue Linkage: The Roles of Preferences, Information, and Threats, Journal of Politics, vol. 66 no. 1 (February, 2004), pp. 25-42, University of Chicago Press [doi]  [abs].
  8. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, A Theory of the Balance of Power, Journal of Conflict Resolution (December, 1986) .
  9. Niou, EMS; Ordeshook, PC, A Theory of the Balance of Power in International Systems, Journal of Conflict Resolution, vol. 30 no. 4 (January, 1986), pp. 685-715, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  10. Ordeshook, P; Niou, E, Alliances and Federations, Constitutional Political Economy (1999) .
  11. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Alliances in Anarchic International Systems, International Studies Quarterly (1994) .
  12. Niou, EMS; Ordeshook, PC, Alliances versus federations: An extension of riker's analysis of federal formation, Constitutional Political Economy, vol. 9 no. 4 (January, 1998), pp. 271-288 [doi]  [abs].
  13. Niou, E; Tan, G, An Analysis of Dr. Sun Yet-sen's Self-Assessment Scheme for Land Policy, Public Choice, vol. 78 no. 1 (January, 1994), pp. 103-114, Springer Nature [doi] .
  14. Niou, E, An Analysis of the Republic Of China's Security Issues, Issues and Studies (January, 1992) .
  15. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, An Experimental Test of a Theory of the Balance of Power, Simulation and Games (December, 1988) .
  16. E. Niou with Changsheng Lin, Analyzing China's Nuclear Deterrence Strategy, Studies on Chinese Communism (December, 2003) (in Chinese.) .
  17. Niou, E; Lin, C, Analyzing China’s Nuclear Threat to the United States, Mainland China Studies (November, 2003) (in Chinese.) .
  18. Niou, E; Lin, C, China’s Nuclear Strategy: Minimal or Limited Deterrence?, Studies on Chinese Communism (December, 2003) (in Chinese.) .
  19. Niou, E, Constitutional Design in Taiwan: Presidential versus Parliamentary Systems, The Annals: Chinese Association of Political Science (December, 1991) .
  20. Niou, E; Lin, C, Counting China’s ICBMs, Studies on Chinese Communism, vol. 37 no. 7 (July, 2003), pp. 80-90 (in Chinese.) .
  21. Benson, B; Niou, E, Economic Interdependence and Peace: A Game-Theoretic Analysis, Journal of East Asian Studies, vol. 7 no. 1 (Spring, 2007), pp. 35-59  [abs].
  22. Niou, E; Hsieh, J; Lacy, D, Economic Voting in the 1994 Taiwan Elections, American Asian Review (Summer, 1996) .
  23. Lacy, D; Niou, EMS, Elections in double-member districts with nonseparable voter preferences, Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 10 no. 1 (January, 1998), pp. 89-110, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  24. Huang, T; Niou, EMS, Electoral politics in Taiwan, Asian Affairs: an American Review, vol. 23 no. 2 (January, 1996), pp. 128-138, Informa UK Limited [doi] .
  25. Niou, E; Tan, G, External Threat and Collective Action, Economic Inquiry, vol. 43 no. 3 (July, 2005), pp. 519-530, WILEY [doi]  [abs].
  26. Niou, EMS; Zeigler, SM, External threat, internal rivalry, and alliance formation, Journal of Politics, vol. 81 no. 2 (April, 2019), pp. 571-584 [doi]  [abs].
  27. Lacy, D; Niou, E, Information and Issue Voting in Taiwan (2013) .
  28. Hsieh, J; Niou, E, Issue Voting in the Republic of China on Taiwan's 1992 Legislative Yuan Election, International Political Science Review, vol. 17 no. 1 (1996), pp. 13-27, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  29. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Less Filling, Tastes Great: The Realist-Neoliberal Debate, World Politics, vol. 46 no. 2 (January, 1994), pp. 209-234, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi] .
  30. Lessons from the self-government movement in the late Qing Dynasty (in Chinese), 21 Century Bi-Monthly (December, 2006) .
  31. Feaver, PD; Niou, EMS, Managing nuclear proliferation: Condemn, strike, or assist?, International Studies Quarterly, vol. 40 no. 2 (January, 1996), pp. 209-234, Oxford University Press (OUP) [doi]  [abs].
  32. Niou, E; Feaver, P, Managing Nuclear Proliferation: What Makes Sense?, International Studies Quarterly (1996) .
  33. Lacy, D; Niou, E; Paolino, P, Measuring Preferences for Divided Government (2013) .
  34. Lacy, D; Niou, EMS; Paolino, P; Rein, RA, Measuring Preferences for Divided Government: Some Americans Want Divided Government and Vote to Create It, Political Behavior, vol. 41 no. 1 (March, 2019), pp. 79-103, Springer Nature [doi]  [abs].
  35. Hsieh, JFS; Niou, EMS, Measuring Taiwanese public opinion on Taiwanese independence, The China Quarterly, vol. 181 no. 181 (March, 2005), pp. 158-168, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs].
  36. Hsieh, J; Niou, E, Measuring Taiwanese Public Opinion on the Taiwan Independence Issue: A Methodological Note, China Quarterly, vol. 18 no. 1 (March, 2005), pp. 158-168 .
  37. Kselman, D; Niou, E; Wang, AHE, Measuring ‘closeness’ in 3-candidate elections: Methodology and an application to strategic voting, Electoral Studies, vol. 68 (December, 2020) [doi]  [abs].
  38. E. Niou with Dean Lacy, Nonseperable Preference and the Elections in Double-Member Districts, Journal of Soviet Nationalities (1999) .
  39. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Notes on Constitutional Change in the Republic of China on Taiwan, Chinese Political Science Review (December, 1993) .
  40. Niou, E; Huang, T, Party System and Democratic Consolidation: The Case of Taiwan, American Asian Review (Fall, 1996) .
  41. Brehm, J; Niou, E, Police Patrol vs. Self-Policing: A Comparative Analysis of the Control Systems Used in the Ex-Soviet Union and the Communist China, Journal of Theoretical Politics (1996) .
  42. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Preventive War and the Balance of Power: A Game-Theoretic Analysis, Journal of Conflict Resolution, vol. 31 no. 3 (September, 1987), pp. 387-419, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  43. Kselman, D; Niou, E, Protest Voting in Plurality Elections: A Theory of Voter Signaling, Public Choice, vol. 148 no. 3-4 (June, 2010), pp. 395-418, Springer Nature [doi]  [abs].
  44. Niou, E; Benson, B, Public Opinion, Foreign Policy, and the Security Balance in the Taiwan Strait, Security Studies, vol. 14 no. 2 (2005), pp. 274-289, Informa UK Limited [doi]  [abs].
  45. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Realism versus Neoliberalism: A Formulation, American Journal of Political Science (May, 1991) .
  46. Niou, E; Hsieh, J; Lacy, D, Retrospective and Prospective Voting in a One-Party Dominance Democracy: Taiwan's 1996 Presidential Election, Public Choice, vol. 97 no. 3 (1998), pp. 383-399 [doi]  [abs].
  47. Niou, E; Ordeshook, P, Return of the Luddites, International Security, vol. 24 no. 2 (Fall, 1999), pp. 84-96 (The same article is also included in Rational Choice and Security Studies, MIT University Press, 2000.) [doi] .
  48. Niou, E; Hsieh, J, Salient Issues in Taiwan's Electoral Politics, Electoral Studies, vol. 15 no. 2 (1996), pp. 219-235, Elsevier BV [doi]  [abs].
  49. Niou, E; Cox, G, Seat Bonuses under the Single Non-Transferable Vote for Large Parties: Evidence from Japan and Taiwan, Comparative Politics (January, 1994), pp. 351-374 .
  50. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Stability in Anarchic International Systems, American Political Science Review, vol. 84 no. 4 (December, 1990), pp. 1207-1234, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs].
  51. Kselman, D; Niou, E, Strategic Voting in Plurality Elections, Political Analysis, vol. 18 no. 2 (2010), pp. 227-244, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs].
  52. Niou, E; Hsieh, J; Paolino, P, Strategic Voting in the 1994 Taipei City Mayoral Election, Electoral Studies, vol. 16 no. 2 (1997), pp. 153-163, Elsevier BV [doi]  [abs].
  53. Niou, E, Strategic Voting under Plurality and Runoff Rules?, Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 13 no. 2 (April, 2001), pp. 209-227, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  54. Hickey, DV; Niou, E, Taiwan in 2015: A turning point?, Asian Survey, vol. 56 no. 1 (January, 2016), pp. 57-67, University of California Press [doi]  [abs].
  55. Hickey, DV; Niou, EMS, Taiwan in 2016: A new era?, Asian Survey, vol. 57 no. 1 (February, 2017), pp. 111-118, University of California Press [doi]  [abs].
  56. Niou, E; Hsieh, J, Taiwan's March 1996 Elections, Electoral Studies, vol. 15 no. 4 (November, 1996), pp. 545-550 .
  57. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC; Tan, G, Taiwanese Investment in Mainland China as a Tool of Foreign Policy, Issues and Studies (August, 1992) .
  58. Niou, E; Chen, K, Term Limits as a Response to Incumbency Advantage, Journal of Politics, vol. 67 no. 2 (May, 2005), pp. 390-406, University of Chicago Press [doi]  [abs].
  59. Niou, E, The China Factor in Taiwanese Politics, Journal of Social Science, University of Tokyo (2012) .
  60. Niou, EMS; Ordeshook, PC, The geographical imperatives of the balance of power in 3-country systems, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, vol. 12 no. 4-5 (January, 1989), pp. 519-531, Elsevier BV [doi]  [abs].
  61. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, The Imperatives of Geography and the Balance of Power in 3-Country Systems, Mathematical and Computer Modeling (1989) .
  62. Niou, E; Paolino, P, The Rise of the Opposition Party in Taiwan: Explaining Chen Shui-bian's Victory in the 2000 Presidential Election in Taiwan, Electoral Studies, vol. 22 no. 4 (December, 2003), pp. 721-740, Elsevier BV [doi]  [abs].
  63. with Chu, C; Niou, E, The Strategy of Ambiguity in Electoral Competition, Academia Economic Papers, vol. 33 no. 3 (September, 2005), pp. 279-302 .
  64. Niou, EMS, Understanding Taiwan independence and its policy implications, Asian Survey, vol. 44 no. 4 (July, 2004), pp. 555-567, University of California Press [doi]  [abs].
  65. Niou, E; Ordeshook, PC, Universalism in Congress, American Journal of Political Science (May, 1985) .
  66. Lacy, D; Niou, E, “Information and Heterogeneity in Issue Voting: Evidence from the 2008 Presidential Election in Taiwan,”, Journal of East Asian Studies, vol. 12 no. 1 (2012), pp. 119-141, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs].
  67. Niou, ES; Lin, C, 中共洲際導彈軍力的建設與實力 [Development of ICBMs in China], Studies on Chinese Communism, vol. 37 no. 7 (July, 2003), pp. 80-90 .
  68. Niou, E, 中國地方自治爲何總不成功 [Why Has the Self-Government Movement Not Been Successful in China? ], Fudan Univeristy Political Science Review no. 6 (2008) .
  69. Niou, ES, 中外選舉制度的類別及特點 [An Introduction to Voting Methods], 21st Century Bi Monthly (February, 2004) .
  70. Lacy, D; Niou, E, 全民公決的若干問題 [A Problem with Referendums], Journal of Theoretical Politics, vol. 12 no. 1 (January, 2000), pp. 5-31, SAGE Publications [doi]  [abs].
  71. Niou, ES, 對中共核威懾的重新審視 [A Reevaluation of China’s Nuclear Deterrence Strategy], Studies on Chinese Communism (December, 2003) .
  72. Niou, E, 彭真与中國地方自治的再起 [Peng Zhen and the Reemergence of Self-Governance in China], Zhejiang Academic Journal no. 1 (2007), pp. 99-106 .
  73. Niou, ES, 從封建、郡縣、到自治: 論中國地方制度的演變 [On Local Governance in China: From Feudalism, Centralized Bureaucracy, to Self-Government], Open Times no. 6 (2004) .
  74. Niou, E, 患難相恤: 論中國民間的自治與扶貧 [Self-Governance and Poverty Alleviation in China], 21 Century E Journal (2003) (in Chinese.) .
  75. Song, J; Niou, E, 日本地方财政的财源结构与地方自治的特征 [The Financial Politics of Local Self-Government in Japan], Fudan University Political Science Review, vol. 13 (Winter, 2013), pp. 172-195 .
  76. Niou, ES; Hsieh, JF; Lin, H, 民國八十三年省市長選舉中之議題投票:理性抉擇理論之分析 [Issue Voting in the 1994 Gubernatorial and Mayoral Elections: An Application of Rational Choice Approach], Journal of Electoral Studies (1995) .
  77. Niou, ES, 清末地方自治運動的反思 [Lessons from the self-government movement in the late Qing Dynasty], 21 Century Bi Monthly (December, 2006) .
  78. Niou, E, 經濟因素對中國村民自治發展的影響 [Economic Development and Local Self-Government in China], 21 Century Bi Monthly (August, 2003) (in Chinese.) .
  79. Lin, C; Niou, E, 論中共嚇阻美軍介入台海衝突的軍事準備及其影響 [Assessing China's Military Preparation to Deter the US from Intervening in the Taiwan Strait Conflict], Mainland China Studies (2003) (in Chinese.) .

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