Every other year the GIGA gives out an award for the best journal article in Comparative Area Studies, as selected by an international jury. The winner receives € 2500. With the CAS Award, the GIGA seeks to promote the development of this young and innovative field of research.
Sean Yom (Temple University, Philadelphia, USA), From Methodology to Practice: Inductive Iteration in Comparative Research, in: Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 48, Iss. 5, 2015
Paul Chaisty, Nic Cheeseman and Timothy Power (University of Oxford), Rethinking the 'Presidentialism Debate': Conceptualizing Coalitional Politics in Cross-Regional Perspective, in: Democratization, Volume 21, Issue 1, 2014, pages 72-94.