Publikationen | GIGA Institut für Afrika-Studien

Robert Kappel

Südafrika – die Krisensymptome verstärken sich

GIGA Focus Afrika, 07/2013

Linda Kleemann / Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte / Konrad Ott / Rainer Thiele / Lieske Voget-Kleschin

Economic and Ethical Challenges of "Land Grabs" in Sub-Saharan Africa

Kiel Policy Brief, 76, 2013

Jann Lay / Sebastian Prediger

Decent work in a post-2015 development agenda

Meinungsforum Entwicklungspolitik, 2, KfW Entwicklungsbank, 2013

Jann Lay / Janosch Ondraczek / Jana Stoever

Renewables in the Energy Transition: Evidence on Solar Home Systems and Lighting-Fuel Choice in Kenya

Energy Economics, 40, 2013, 350-359

Stefan Lindemann / Tom Goodfellow

The Clash of Institutions: Traditional Authority, Conflict and the Failure of 'Hybridity' in Buganda

Commonwealth & Comparative Politics, 51, 2013, 1, 3-26

Laurence Marfaing

“Today, I Would Never Go to Europe”: Mobility for Resources and Local Development in West Africa

in: Robert McKenzie / Alessandro Triulzi (eds.), Long Journeys. African Migrants on the Road, Leiden: Brill, 2013, 135-163

Andreas Mehler

Central African Republic

in: Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber / Klaas van Walraven (eds.), Africa Yearbook Volume 9: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2012, Leiden: Brill, 2013, 219-225

Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber / Klaas van Walraven (eds.)

Africa Yearbook Volume 9: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2012

Leiden: Brill, 2013

Andreas Mehler

Review Mike McGovern 'Making War in Côte d'Ivoire'

The Journal of Modern African Studies, 51, 2013, 1, 189-191

Andreas Mehler

Central Africa

in: Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber / Klaas van Walraven (eds.), Africa Yearbook Volume 9: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2012, Leiden: Brill, 2013, 203-210

Andreas Mehler


in: Nicolas Cheeseman / David Anderson / Andrea Scheibler (eds.), Routledge Handbook of African Politics, Abingdon: Routledge, 2013

Andreas Mehler

Why Federalism Did Not Lead to Secession in Cameroon

Ethnopolitics, 13, 2013, 1, 48-66

Andreas Mehler

Positive, ambiguous or negative? Peacekeeping in the local security fabric

in: Ulf Engel / Joao Gomes Porto (eds.), Towards an African Peace and Security Regime: Continental Embeddedness, Transnational Linkages, Strategic Relevance, Farnham: Ashgate, 2013, 155-178

Giulia Piccolino

Book review of Adekeye Adebajo and Kaye Whiteman (eds), The EU and Africa. From Eurafrique to Afro-Europa

Strategic Review for Southern Africa, 35, 2013, 2, 160-162

Jan Pierskalla / Sean Zeigler / Sandeep Mazumder

War and the Reelection Motive. Examining the Effect of Term Limits

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2013

Jan Pierskalla / Florian Hollenbach

Technology and Collective Action: The Effect of Cell Phone Coverage on Political Violence in Africa

American Political Science Review, 2013, 207-224

Johannes Plagemann

Mosambik: Rückkehr des Bürgerkriegs?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 10/2013

Sören Scholvin / Georg Strüver

Infrastrukturprojekte in der SADC-Region: die Rolle Chinas

GIGA Focus Afrika, 02/2013

Claudia Simons / Franzisca Zanker / Denis Tull / Andreas Mehler

Power-sharing in Africa’s war zones: how important is the local level?

Journal of Modern African Studies, 51, 2013, 4, 681-706

Claudia Simons / Franzisca Zanker

Die Polizeireform in den Postkonfliktstaaten Burundi und Liberia

GIGA Focus Afrika, 05/2013

Alexander Stroh / Charlotte Heyl

Diffusion versus Strategic Action? The Creation of West African Constitutional Courts Revisited

GIGA Working Paper, No. 239, November 2013

Alena Thiel / Laurence Marfaing

The Impact of Chinese Business on Market Entry in Ghana and Senegal

Africa. Journal of the International African Institute, 83, 2013, 4, 646-669

Björn Vollan / Sebastian Prediger / Markus Frölich

Co-managing common-pool resources: Do formal rules have to be adapted to traditional ecological norms?

Ecological Economics, 95, 2013, 51-62

Christian von Soest

Persistent Systemic Corruption: Why Democratization and Economic Liberalization have failed to undo an old Evil. A six-country analysis

Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, Comparative Governance and Politics, 7, 2013, 57-87

Johannes Vüllers

Book Review: Ulf Engel (ed.) (2012), New Mediation Practices in African Conflicts

Africa Spectrum, 48, 2013, 2, 141-143

Michael Wahman

Oppositional Coalitions and Democratization by Elections

Government and Opposition, 48, 2013, 1, 3-32

Tim Wegenast

Opening Pandora's Box? Inclusive Institutions and the Onset of Internal Conflict in Oil-Rich Countries

International Political Science Review, 34, 2013, 4, 392-410

Jörg Wischermann

Introduction: Concept Note for an International Conference and a Basic Framework for Analysis for paper Presenters

in: Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Vietnam (ed.), Alternative Left Theories: Comparing Experiences from four Countries. Reviewing the Cases of Vietnam, Algeria, Mozambique and Cuba, Hanoi, Hanoi: Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung Vietnam, 2013, 2-19

Franzisca Zanker / Katharina Newbery

Comparison Re-invented: Adaptation of Universal Methods to African Studies (Conference Report)

Africa Spectrum, 48, 2013, 2, 107-115

Nadine Ansorg / Felix Haaß / Andreas Mehler / Julia Strasheim

Institutionelle Reformen zur Friedenskonsolidierung

GIGA Focus Afrika, 06/2012

Matthias Basedau / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers

A Mixed Blessing: Religion, Violence and Peace in Sub-Saharan Africa

in: Roland Czada / Thomas Held / Markus Weingardt (eds.), Religions and World Peace: Religious Capacities for Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2012, 161-183

Matthias Basedau / Robert Kappel

Erdölressourcen als Machtmittel

in: Stiftung Entwicklung und Frieden (ed.), Globale Trends 2013, Frankfurt/Main: Fischer Verlag, 2012, 51-67

Matthias Basedau / Alexander Stroh

How ethnic are African parties really? Evidence from Francophone Africa

International Political Science Review, 33, 2012, 1, 5-24

Bettina Bunk

(Good) Governance, Frieden und Sicherheit

Toolbox „Armutsreduzierung konkret“, 2012

Sebastian Elischer

Legitimität von Wahlen in der Transformation

Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft, 22, 2012, 3, 419-428

Sebastian Elischer / Gero Erdmann

Regionalorganisationen in Afrika – eine Bilanz

GIGA Focus Afrika, 03/2012

Gero Erdmann / Olga Herzog

Die Türkei in Afrika: Im Schatten des Neo-Osmanismus?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 01/2012

Gero Erdmann

Neopatrimonialism: problems of a catch-all concept?

in: Susan Stewart / Margarete Klein / Andrea Schmitz / Hans-Henning Schröder (eds.), Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space, London: Ashgate, 2012, 43-62

Lena Giesbert / Sophia Sabrow

Financial Inclusion: Strategiewechsel in der Mikrofinanzierung

GIGA Focus Global, 09/2012

Lena Giesbert / Kati Schindler

Assets, Shocks, and Poverty Traps in Rural Mozambique

World Development, 40, 2012, 8, 1594-1609

Lena Giesbert

Subjective Risk and Participation in Micro Life Insurance in Ghana

GIGA Working Paper, No. 210, December 2012

Michael Grimm / Flore Gubert / Ousman Koriko / Jann Lay / Christophe Nordman

La solidarité forcée bride-t-elle l'activité des micro-entrepreneurs? Une analyse à partir de données ouest-africaines

in: Jean-Pierre Cling / Stéphane Lagrée / Mireille Razafindrakoto / François Roubaud (eds.), L’économie informelle dans les pays en développement, Paris: Agence Francaise de Developpement, 2012, 165-182

Michael Grimm / Rolph van der Hoeven / Jann Lay / Francois Roubaud

Neubewertung des informellen Sektors und des Unternehmertums in Sub-Sahara Afrika

Vierteljahrshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung, 81, 2012, 3, 69–83

Christof Hartmann

Machtwechsel im Senegal – neue Chance für die Demokratie?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 02/2012

Natalie M. Hess

EU Relations with "Emerging" Strategic Partners: Brazil, India and South Africa

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 04/2012

Charlotte Heyl / Julia Leininger / Henrik Maihack / Benjamin Reichenbach

Instituições Informais e Descentralização em Moçambique – A Presidência Aberta e Inclusiva

in: Bernhard Weimer (ed.), Mocambique: Descentralizar o centralismo, Maputo: IESE - Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Económicos, 2012, 216-237

Charlotte Heyl / Julia Leininger

Mali – hinter den Kulissen der ehemaligen Musterdemokratie

GIGA Focus Afrika, 10/2012

Jann Lay / Janosch Ondraczek / Jana Stoever

Renewables in the Energy Transition: Evidence on Solar Home Systems and Lighting-Fuel Choice in Kenya

GIGA Working Paper, No. 198, July 2012

Laurence Marfaing

Dynamiques migratoires et enjeux politico-économiques de la transformation du poisson au Parc national du Banc d'Arguin

in: Sebastien Boulay / Bruno Lecoquierre (eds.), Le littoral mauritanien à l'aube du XXIe siècle: Peuplement, gouvernance de la nature, dynamiques sociales et culturelles, Paris: Karthala, 2012

Laurence Marfaing

Living together and living apart in Nouakchott

in: James McDougall / Judith Scheele (eds.), Saharan Frontiers: Space and Mobility in Northwest Africa, Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2012, 185-199

Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber / Klaas van Walraven (eds.)

Africa Yearbook Volume 8: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2011

Leiden: Brill, 2012

Andreas Mehler / Daniel Dückers

Deutsche Außenpolitik und Krisenprävention:

in: Thomas Jäger / Alexander Höse / Kai Oppermann (eds.), Deutsche Außenpolitik, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2012, 247-272

Babette Never

Who Drives Change? Comparing the Evolution of Domestic Climate Governance in India and South Africa

Journal of Environment and Development, 21, 2012, 3, 362-387

Babette Never

Collective Learning through Climate Knowledge Systems: the case of South Africa

South African Journal of Political Studies, 39, 2012, 2, 231-256

Antonie Katharina Nord

Mehr Geschlechtergerechtigkeit? Zur Frauenquote in Afrika

GIGA Focus Afrika, 05/2012

Martin Ostermeier / Lena Giesbert / Jann Lay / Sebastian Prediger

Beschäftigung, Armut und die Millenniumsziele der Vereinten Nationen

GIGA Focus Global, 10/2012

Ralph-Michael Peters

Kenia vor gewaltsamen Wahlen?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 11/2012

Birte Pohl / Robert Kappel

Wie leistungsfähig sind die Ökonomien Afrikas?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 09/2012

Sören Scholvin / Peter Draper

Südafrika als "Tor nach Afrika"?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 04/2012

Christina Stolte / Dana de la Fontaine

Neue externe Akteure in Afrika

GIGA Focus Afrika, 07/2012

Alexander Stroh / Sebastian Elischer / Gero Erdmann

Origins and Outcomes of Electoral Institutions in African Hybrid Regimes: A Comparative Perspective

GIGA Working Paper, No. 197, June 2012

Christian von Soest

Südafrika: Der ANC hat keine Lösung für die soziale Misere

GIGA Focus Afrika, 12/2012

Reuben A. Alabi / Joy Alemazung / Hans H. Bass / Armin Gutowski / Robert Kappel / Tobias Knedlik / Osmund O. Uzor / Karl Wolmuth (eds.)

Africa and the Global Financial Crisis: Impact on Economic Reform Processes

Münster: LIT-Verlag, 2011

Matthias Basedau / Alexander Stroh

Do Party Systems Make Democracy Work? A Comparative Test of Party System Characteristics and Democratization in Francophone Africa

Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, 2011, 1, 173-200

Matthias Basedau / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers / Tim Wegenast

Do Religious Factors Impact Armed Conflict? Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Terrorism and Political Violence, 23, 2011, 5, 752-779

Matthias Basedau / Anika Moroff

Parties in Chains – Do Ethnic Party Bans in Africa Promote Peace?

Party Politics, 17, 2011, 2, 205-225

Matthias Basedau / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers

Cutting Bread or Cutting Throats? – Findings from a New Database on Religion, Violence and Peace in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1990 to 2008

GIGA Working Paper, No. 159, February 2011

Matthias Basedau / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers / Tim Wegenast

Do Religious Factors Impact Armed Conflict? Empirical Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper, No. 168, June 2011

Matthias Basedau / Robert Kappel (eds.)

Machtquelle Erdöl: Die Außen-, Innen- und Wirtschaftspolitik von Erdölstaaten

Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2011

Matthias Basedau / Gero Erdmann / Jann Lay / Alexander Stroh

Ethnicity and Party Preferences in sub-Saharan Africa

Democratization, 18, 2011, 2, 462-489

Gero Erdmann / Sebastian Elischer / Alexander Stroh

Can Historical Institutionalism be Applied to Political Regime Development in Africa?

GIGA Working Paper, No. 166, May 2011

Gero Erdmann

Decline of Democracy: Loss of Quality, Hybridisation and Breakdown of Democracy

Comparative Governance and Politics, 2011, Special Issue 1, 21-58

Daniel Flemes / Sören Scholvin / Georg Strüver

Aufstieg der Netzwerkmächte

GIGA Focus Global, 02/2011

Lena Giesbert / Susan Steiner / Mirko Bendig

Participation in Micro Life Insurance and the Use of Other Financial Services in Ghana

Journal of Risk and Insurance, 78, 2011, 1, 7-35

Lena Giesbert / Susan Steiner

Perceptions of (Micro)Insurance in Southern Ghana: The Role of Information and Peer Effects

GIGA Working Paper, No. 183, December 2011

Charlotte Heyl / Henrik Maihack

Mosambik: Mehr Zeit für den Präsidenten?

GIGA Focus Afrika, 12/2011

Robert Kappel / Esther Ishengoma

Business Environment and Growth Potential of Micro and Small Manufacturing Enterprises in Uganda

African Development Review, 23, 2011, 3, 352-365