CAS Award

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.

GIGA CAS Award Winner 2016

Sean Yom (Temple University, Philadelphia, USA), From Methodology to Practice: Inductive Iteration in Comparative Research, in: Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 48, Iss. 5, 2015

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GIGA CAS Award Winner 2014

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.

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