Knox, P. L., & Mayer, H. (2013). Small Town Sustainability: Economic, Social, and Environmental Innovation, second revised and enlarged edition. Basel: Birkhäuser.
Mayer, H. & Baumgartner, D. (2014). The role of entrepreneurship and innovation in peripheral regions. disP, 50(1), 16-23.
Mayer, H. (2013). The role of small and medium-sized centers for territorial development in Switzerland. Special issue on "Small and Medium-sized Cities: Approaches to Balanced Territorial Development in Europe" (Edited by Liu Jian, Bejing, China, and Klaus R. Kunzmann, Postdam, Germany) in Urban Planning International, 28(5), 36-44.
Mayer, H. (2013). Entrepreneurship in a hub-and-spoke industrial district: Firm survey evidence from Seattle's technology industry. Regional Studies, 47(10), 1715-1733. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2013.806792
Mayer, H. (2013). Firm building and entrepreneurship in second-tier high-tech regions. European Planning Studies. 21(9), 1392-1417. DOI:10.1080/09654313.2012.755833
Mayer, H. (2011). Evolution, innovation and entrepreneurship in emerging industries: introduction to the special issue. Geographica Helvetica, 66(4), 230-232.
Mayer, H., & Cortright, J. (2011). The role of culture, consumption and community in cluster development: the case of Portland's athletic and outdoor industry, Oregon (USA). Geographica Helvetica, 66(4), 261-270.
Mayer, H. & Armstrong, S. (2011). Featured graphic: the visual genealogy of spinoff companies in the technology sector in Seattle, 2008. Environment and Planning A, 43(4), 763-764.
Knox, P.L. & Mayer, H. (2010). Small Town Sustainability: Prospects in the Second Modernity. European Planning Studies, 18(10), 1545-1565.
Mayer, H. (2010). Catching Up: The Role of State Science and Technology Policy in Open Innovation. Economic Development Quarterly, August 2010; 24 (3), 195-209.