The GIGA, one of Europe’s leading research institutes for comparative area studies (CAS), will again grant an award for the best journal article in this still-young academic field.
In the new Journal of Politics in Latin America the authors investigate, among other things, the stability of democracies in Latin America. They look at civic participation in Brazil, the rule of law in Ecuador, and the link between the perception of corruption and turnover elections in Latin America.more
Relations between China and the Southeast Asian states are shaped by both conflict and cooperation. In the current GIGA Working Paper, Pascal Abb and Georg Strüver investigate how these linkages impact countries’ alignment with China’s global agenda.more
Egypt, Iraq, Syria, Islamic State – the Middle East is undergoing a profound transformation. A dossier brings together background analysis and information about our experts. more