Articles in refereed journals on the theme of global green shift

 

2018

 

Moving to a Circular Economy in China: Transforming industrial parks into eco-industrial parks, California Management Review (accepted for publication) (with Hao Tan and Mei-Chih Hu)

 

2017

 

China’s takeover of the port of Piraeus in Greece: Blowback for Europe, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 15 (13), article 3, http://apjjf.org/2017/13/Mathews.html

 

China’s Continuing Green Shift in the Electric Power Sector: Evidence from 2016 data, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 15 (10), article 4 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2017/10/Mathews.html

 

China’s New Silk Road: Will it contribute to export of the black fossil-fuelled economy?, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 15 (8), article 1 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2017/08/Mathews.html

 

 

2016

Korea’s greening strategy: The role of smart micro-grids, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 14 (24), article 6 (with Sung-Young Kim), http://apjjf.org/2016/24/Kim.html

 

Taiwan’s green shift: Prospects and challenges, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 14 (19), No. 2 (with Mei-Chih Hu), http://apjjf.org/2016/19/Hu.html

 

Global trade and promotion of cleantech industry: A post-Paris agenda, Climate Policy, 17 (1): 102-110, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14693062.2016.1215286

 

Competing principles driving energy futures: Fossil fuel decarbonization vs. manufacturing learning curves, Futures, (2016): 1-11 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328715300227

 

Circular Economy: Lessons from China, Nature, 531 (7595): 440-442 (24 March 2016), (with Hao Tan), http://www.nature.com/news/circular-economy-lessons-from-china-1.19593

 

China’s continuing renewable energy revolution – latest trends in electric power generation, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, Vol 14 (17), No. 6 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2016/17/Mathews.html

 

Internationalization of emerging Indian multinationals: Linkage, leverage and learning (LLL) perspective, International Business Review, 25: 435-443 (with M. Thite, A. Wilkinson, and P. Budhwar), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969593115300093

 

2015

 

The revision of China’s energy and coal consumption data: A preliminary analysis, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 13 (44), No. 2 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/-John_A_-Mathews/4398

 

A ‘Great Reversal’ in China? Coal continues to decline with enforcement of environmental laws, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 13 (34), No. 1 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2015/13/34/John-A.-Mathews/4365.html

 

Trade policy, climate change and the greening of business, Australian Journal of International Affairs, DOI: 10.1080/10357718.2015.1048782, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/10357718.2015.1048782

 

Are the land and other resources required for total substitution of fossil fuel power systems impossibly large? Evidence from concentrating solar power and China, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 46: 275-281 (with M.C. Hu and C.Y. Wu), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032115001331

 

Accelerated internationalization and resource leverage strategizing: The case of Chinese wind turbine manufacturers, Journal of World Business, 50 (3) (July 2015): 417-427 (with Hao Tan), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1090951607000387

 

The greening of China’s black electric power system? Insights from 2014 data, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 13 (10), No. 2 (March 16 2015) (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2015/13/10/Hao-Tan/4297.html

 

2014

 

Emissions: Exempt green tech from trade rules, Nature, 514 (7524) (30 Oct 2014): 567, http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v514/n7524/full/514567c.html

 

China’s renewable energy revolution: What is driving it? The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 12 (44), No. 3 (Nov 3 2014) (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2014/12/44/John-A.-Mathews/4209.html

 

A ten trillion watt ‘Big Push’ to decarbonize the world’s electric power, Journal of Sustainable Energy Engineering, 2 (Sep 2014): 87-100 (with Hao Tan), http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/scrivener/jsee/2014/00000002/00000002/art00002

 

Manufacture renewables to build energy security, Nature, (11 Sep 2014), 166-168 (with Hao Tan), http://www.nature.com/news/economics-manufacture-renewables-to-build-energy-security-1.15847

 

Jousting with James Hansen: China building a renewables powerhouse, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, March 26 2014 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/-John-A.-Mathews/4791/article.html

 

Renewables, manufacturing and green growth: Energy strategies based on capturing increasing returns, Futures, 61: 13-22 (with Erik Reinert), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328714000731

 

China’s continuing renewable energy revolution: Global implications, The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 12 (12) No. 3, March 24 2014 (with Hao Tan), http://apjjf.org/2014/12/12/Hao-Tan/4098/article.html

 

Energy: China leads the way with renewables, Nature, 508 (7496): 319 (with Hao Tan), http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v508/n7496/full/508319a.html

 

China’s energy industrial revolution, Carbon Management , 5 (1): 1-3 (with Hao Tan), http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.4155/cmt.13.68

 

2013

 

The industrial logistic surface: Displaying the impact of energy policy on uptake of new technologies, Energy, 57: 733-740 (with Paolo Baroni), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360544213004660

 

Greening of development strategies, Seoul Journal of Economics, 26 (2): 147-172, http://www.sje.ac.kr/upload/repec/wpaper/260050d8186d0fb4acfb1b00776e1bcc.pdf

 

The renewable energies technology surge: A new techno-economic paradigm in the making? Futures 46: 10-22, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328712002182

 

The transformation of the electric power sector in China, Energy Policy, 52: 170-180 (with Hao Tan), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421512008683

 

China’s Energy Industrial Revolution (Part II), The Asia-Pacific Journal, 11 (3) (Article no. 3) Jan 14 2013 (with Hao Tan), available at: http://japanfocus.org/-Hao-Tan/3881

 

2012

 

China's Industrial Energy Revolution (Part 1): Renewable targets just became even more demanding, The Asia-Pacific Journal, 10 (2) (Article no. 52), Dec 24 2012 (with Hao Tan), available at: http://japanfocus.org/-Hao-Tan/3874

 

Design of industrial and supra-firm organizational architectures: Economic growth and sustainability, Journal of Organizational Design, 1 (2), 42-63, http://www.jorgdesign.net/article/view/6454

 

Green growth strategies: Korean and Chinese initiatives, Carbon Management, 3 (4): 353-356, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.4155/cmt.12.43?journalCode=tcmt20

 

Reforming the international patent system, Review of International Political Economy, 19 (1): 169-180, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09692290.2011.616457?journalCode=rrip20

 

Green growth strategy: Korean initiatives, Futures, 44: 761-769, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328712001449

 

Financing climate-friendly energy development through bonds, Development Southern Africa, 29 (2): 337-349 (with Sean Kidney), http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/0376835X.2012.675702

 

Knowledge flows in the solar photovoltaic industry: Insights from patenting by Taiwan, Korea and China, Research Policy, 41: 524-540 (with Ching-Yan Wu), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048733311001922

 

2011

 

Fast-follower industrial dynamics: The case of Taiwan’s Solar PV industry, Industry and Innovation (with Mei-Chih Hu and Ching-Yan Wu), 18 (2): 177-202, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13662716.2011.541104

 

A conceptual lignocellulosic ‘feed+fuel’ biorefinery and its application to the linked biofuel and cattle raising industries in Brazil, Energy Policy, 39: 4932-4938 (with Hao Tan, Michael J.B. Moore and Geoff Bell), http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421511004782

 

Naturalizing capitalism: The next Great Transformation, Futures, 43: 868-879,

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016328711001455

 

China’s energy industrial revolution, l’Industria, 32 (2): 309-328, https://www.rivisteweb.it/doi/10.1430/34910

 

Progress towards a Circular economy in China: The drivers (and inhibitors) of eco-industrial initiative, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 15 (3): 435-457 (with Hao Tan), http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00332.x/full

 

China’s move to a Circular Economy as a development strategy, Asian Business & Management, 10 (4): 463-484 (with Yiming Tang and Hao Tan),  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1057/abm.2011.18

 

2010

 

Designing energy industries for the next industrial revolution. Organizational Dynamics, 39 (2): 155-164,https://www.researchgate.net/profile/John_Mathews6/publication/247142483_Designing_Energy_Industries_for_the_Next_Industrial_Revolution/links/55b3401608aed621ddfe1c55.pdf

 

Climate bonds: Mobilizing private financing for carbon management, Carbon Management (with Sean Kidney), 1 (1): 9 – 13, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.4155/cmt.10.15?journalCode=tcmt20\

 

Mobilizing private funds to drive an energy industrial revolution, Energy Policy, (with S. Kidney, K. Mallon and M. Hughes), 38: 3263- 3265, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301421510001114

Publications

Articles in Nature

Countries should follow China’s lead and boost markets for water, wind and solar power technologies to drive down costs, say John A. Mathews and Hao Tan

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The country consumes the most resources in the world and produces the most waste — but it also has the most advanced solutions, say John A. Mathews and Hao Tan

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Manufacture renewables to build energy security
Lessons from China