Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

In addition to the links below, my academic publications are available on and ResearchGate.

(2016). “The Silk Road goes north: Russia’s role within China’s Belt and Road Initiative.” Area Development and Policy 1(3), 341-351

(2016). “Discursive, material, vertical, and extensive dimensions of
post-Cold War Arctic resource extraction.” Polar Geography 39(4), 258-283.

(2016). “Torched earth: Dimensions of extraterritorial nationalism in the Chinese and Russian Olympic torch relays.” Geoforum 74, 171-181.

Bennett, M.M., Greaves, W., Riedlsperger, R., & Botella, A. (2016). “Articulating the Arctic: contrasting state and Inuit maps of the Canadian North.” Polar Record.

(2015). “How China Sees the Arctic: Reading between Extraregional and Intraregional Narratives.” Geopolitics 20(3), 645-668.

(2014). “The Maritime Tiger: Exploring South Korea’s Interests and Role in the Arctic.” Strategic Analysis 38(6), 886-903. 

(2014). “North by Northeast: Towards an Asian-Arctic Region.” Eurasian Geography and Economics 55(1), 71-93.

(2013). “Bounding Nature in the Canadian and Russian Arctic.” Arctic Yearbook 2013: 85-106.

Non Peer-Reviewed Publications

(2014, May). “Arctic LNG: The Energy on East Asia’s Doorstep,RSIS Commentaries, No. 89.

(2012). “2012 Arctic Highlights,” Arctic Yearbook 2012: 10-11.

(2011). “Canadian and American perspectives on the Arctic,” Baltic Rim Economies 4, 

(2008). “Icy/Hot: Norwegian and Finnish Policy toward the European Union,” Claremont-UC Undergraduate Research Conference on the European Union 1, 1-14.

Selected Popular Press Articles

I freelance regularly for The Maritime Executive and have also published both articles and maps in magazines in Japan and Canada, including ReNew Canada, Water Canada, and FACTA (Japan). I have also written guest blog posts, some of which are included below.

(2016). “As the Arctic Melts, Singapore Rises to the Top.” The Maritime Executive, March/April.

(2015). “China Rediscovers its Northern Roots.” Guest blog post for the University of Nottingham’s China Policy Institute Blog, March.

(2015). “Polar Cruising: The New Explorers.” The Maritime Executive, January/February.

(2014). “Into the Deep Blue Sea: Mining’s Next Frontier.” The Maritime Executive, November/December, 38-42.

(2014). “Knots in the Ice: Commercial Shipping in the Arctic.” The Maritime Executive, May/September, 62-70.

(2013). “The Cold Gold Rush,” Water Canada, January.

(2011). “Northern Exposure,” ReNew Canada 7(2): 26-31. (Including map.) (PDF