Publications | GIGA Institute of African Affairs

Matthias Basedau / Simone Gobien / Sebastian Prediger

The Ambivalent Role of Religion for Sustainable Development: A Review of Empirical Evidence

Journal of Economic Surveys, forthcoming

Juliane Brach / Robert Kappel

Normbildungsdynamiken in transnationalen Wertschöpfungsketten. Eine Forschungsagenda

in: Cord Jakobeit / Robert Kappel / Ulrich Mückenberger (eds.), Transnationale Akteure und Normbildungsnetzwerke, Baden-Baden: Nomos, forthcoming, 107-141

Cord Jakobeit / Robert Kappel / Ulrich Mückenberger

Einleitung: Transnationale Akteure und Normbildungsnetzwerke

in: Cord Jakobeit / Robert Kappel / Ulrich Mückenberger (eds.), Transnationale Akteure und Normbildungsnetzwerke, Baden-Baden: Nomos, forthcoming, 7-34

Cord Jakobeit / Robert Kappel / Ulrich Mückenberger (eds.)

Transnationale Akteure und Normbildungsnetzwerke

Baden-Baden: Nomos, forthcoming

Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

New actors, new orders: The changing norms of market entry in Senegal’s and Ghana’s urban Chinese markets

Africa: Journal of the International African Institute, forthcoming

Nadine Ansorg

Security sector reform in Africa: Donor approaches versus local needs

Contemporary Security Policy, 38, 2017, 1, 129-144

Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.)

Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities

Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017

Matthias Basedau

Does the Success of Institutional Reform Depend on the Depth of Divisions? A Pilot Study on Thirty-Four African Countries

in: Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.), Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017, 21-45

Matthias Basedau / Jonathan Fox / Jan Pierskalla / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers

Does discrimination breed grievances—and do grievances breed violence? New evidence from an analysis of religious minorities in developing countries

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 34, 2017, 3, 217-239

Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Starting Points for a National Employment Strategy for Tunisia

2017

Jan Beek / Alena Thiel

Orders of trade: regulating Accra’s Makola market

The Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law, 49, 2017, 1, 34-53

Tim Glawion

Field Research in Conflict Environments: Interviews, Focus Groups, and Observations in Somaliland and the Central African Republic

in: Angela Heucher / Luisa Linke-Behrens / Leon Schettler (eds.), Measuring Statehood on a Sub-National Level: A Dialogue among Methods, SFB-Governance Working Paper Series, No. 71, Berlin: Freie Universität Berlin, 2017, 35-39

Julia Grauvogel / Amanda A. Licht / Christian von Soest

Sanctions and Signals: How International Sanction Threats Trigger Protest in Targeted Regimes

International Studies Quarterly, 61, 2017, 1, 86-97

Julia Grauvogel / Christian von Soest

Legitimationsstrategien von Autokratien im Vergleich: Ergebnisse einer neuen Expertenumfrage

Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, 11, 2017, 2, 153-180

Julia Grauvogel / Charlotte Heyl

Democracy in Africa: Against All Odds

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2017

Felix Haaß / Martin Ottmann

Profits from Peace: The Political Economy of Power-Sharing and Corruption

World Development, 99, 2017, 60-74

Felix Haaß

Democracy Cannot Be Bought: Peace Building in Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2017

Felix Haaß / Julia Strasheim / Nadine Ansorg

The International Dimension of Postconflict Police Reform

in: Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.), Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017, 163-190

Bernhard Kampmann

Muslim Countries’ Foreign Policy in the Sahel

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2017

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Compact with Africa: fostering private long-term investment in Africa

German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE). Discussion Paper, 2017, 13/2017

Robert Kappel

Deutschlands Rolle als Zivilmacht

in: Wolfgang Ischinger / Dirk Messner (eds.), Deutschlands Neue Verantwortung, Berlin: Econ, 2017, 166-167

Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

Was in Hamburg fast unterging

IPG Journal, 2017

Robert Kappel

Germany's New Africa Policy – In Need of a Departure

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2017

Robert Kappel

New Horizons for Germany's Africa Policy

GIGA Working Paper, No. 303, May 2017

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte

Determinants of foreign land acquisitions in low- and middle-income countries

Journal of Economic Geography, online first, 2017, 1-28

Mariana Llanos / Charlotte Heyl / Viola Lucas / Alexander Stroh / Cordula Tibi Weber

Ousted from the Bench? Judicial Departures in Consolidating Democracies

GIGA Working Paper, No. 300, April 2017

Laurence Marfaing

Le long chemin vers la Chine: des commerçantes sénégalaises dans la mondialisation

in: Muriel Gomez-Perez (ed.), Femmes d’Afrique et émancipation. Entre normes sociales contraignantes et nouveaux possibles, Paris: Karthala, 2017, 409-440

Laurence Marfaing

Mobilität in Westafrika: Migranten als Akteure der Globalisierung

Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2017

Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

African Entrepreneurs in China: True Actors of Globalization

in: Ute Röschenthaler / Alessandro Jedlowski (eds.), Mobility between Africa, Asia and Latin America: Economic Networks and Cultural Interactions, London: Zed Books, 2017, 200-219

Max Montgomery

Colonial Legacy of Gender Inequality: Christian Missionaries in German East Africa

Politics & Society, 45, 2017, 2, 225-268

Kerstin Nolte / Kacana Sipangule

Land use competition in Sub-Saharan Africa’s rural areas

PEGNet Policy Brief, 10, 2017

Martin Ottmann

Rebel constituencies and rebel violence against civilians in civil conflict

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 34, 2017, 1, 27-51

Jan Pierskalla / Alexander De Juan / Max Montgomery

The Territorial Expansion of the Colonial State: Evidence from German East Africa 1890–1909

British Journal of Political Science, online first, 2017, 1-27

Vita Roy

Stabilize, rebuild, prevent? An overview of post-conflict resource management tools

The Extractive Industries and Society, 4, 2017, 1, 227–234

Simone Schotte / Rocco Zizzamia / Murray Leibbrandt

Social stratification, life chances and vulnerability to poverty in South Africa

SALDRU Working Paper, 208, 2017

Julia Strasheim

Interim Governments and the Stability of Peace

Heidelberg: Universität Heidelberg, 2017

Christian von Soest / Julia Grauvogel

Identity, Procedures and Performance: How Authoritarian Regimes Legitimize their Rule

Contemporary Politics, 2017, online first, 1-19

Tim Wegenast / Georg Strüver / Juliane Giesen / Mario Krauser

At Africa's Expense? Disaggregating the Social Impact of Chinese Mining Operations

GIGA Working Paper, No. 308, October 2017

Nkwachukwu Orji

Preventive action and conflict mitigation in Nigeria’s 2015 elections

Democratization, 2016 (online first)

Nadine Ansorg / Toni Haastrup

Brexit Beyond the UK’s Borders: What It Means for Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2016

Nadine Ansorg / Felix Haaß / Julia Strasheim

Police Reforms in Peace Agreements, 1975 – 2011: Introducing the PRPA dataset

Journal of Peace Research, 53, 2016, 4, 597-607

Matthias Basedau / Birte Pfeiffer / Johannes Vüllers

Bad Religion? Religion, Collective Action, and the Onset of Armed Conflict in Developing Countries

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 60, 2016, 2, 226-255

Matthias Basedau

Ideen, Identitäten und Institutionen – Explikation eines multidimensionalen Religionsbegriffs in der Friedens- und Konfliktforschung

Zeitschrift für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung (ZeFKo), 2016, Sonderband 1, 235-265

Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Ansatzpunkte einer nationalen Beschäftigungsstrategie für Tunesien

2016

Bettina Bunk / Johannes Plagemann

Politökonomische Kurzanalyse (PÖK) 2016, Mosambik

2016

Luiz de Mello / Simone Schotte / Erwin R. Tiongson / Hernan Winkler

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies

IZA Discussion Paper, 9681, 2016

Ulf Engel / Robert Kappel

"Afrika 2000" – die 17. VAD-Konferenz in Leipzig

in: Geert Castryck / Silke Strickrodt / Katja Werthmann (eds.), Festschrift Adam Jones, Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2016

Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

Book Review: Roger Southall (2016), The New Black Middle Class in South Africa

Africa Spectrum, 51, 2016, 3, 135-139

Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

Africa’s New Middle Class: Fact and Fiction of Its Transformative Power

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2016

Lena Giesbert / Birte Pfeiffer / Simone Schotte

Economic Partnership Agreements with the EU: Trade-Offs for Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2016

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.)

Entrepreneurs africains et chinois: Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière

Paris: Karthala, 2016

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

Du rejet des autres à leur implication dans les dynamiques de changement social

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Entrepreneurs africains et chinois, Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière, Paris: Karthala, 2016, 7-28

Nicole Hirt

Eritrean Refugees: The Pawns of European Interests

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2016

Nicole Hirt

No Lessons Learned: Europe's unconditional engagement with the Eritrean regime

Horn of Africa Bulletin, 28, 2016, 5, 22-27

Nicole Hirt

Eritrea

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2015, 2016, 291-297

Nicole Hirt

Djibouti

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2015, 2016, 298-305

Robert Kappel

Rise of the "African Mittelstand"

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2016

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Wie Chinas Neuausrichtung Afrikas Wachstum beeinflussen wird

Ökonomenstimme, 2016

Robert Kappel

„Auf dem Nullpunkt“

ipg-journal, 2016

Robert Kappel

Von informellen Unternehmen zum African Mittelstand? Differenzierungen im afrikanischen Unternehmertum

in: Antje Daniel / Sebastian Müller / Florian Stoll / Rainer Oehlschläger (eds.), Mittelschichten, Mittelklassen oder Milieus in Afrika? Gesellschaften im Wandel, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2016, 87-110

Robert Kappel

German New Africa Policy: Time for a Change?

in: Geert Castryck / Silke Strickrodt / Katja Werthmann (eds.), Sources and Methods for African History and Culture: Essays in Honour of Adam Jones, Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2016, 629-650

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Apports financiers extérieurs et recettes fiscales en Afrique

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), Perspectives économiques en Afrique 2016: Villes durables et transformation structurelle, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 57-85

Robert Kappel

Ringen um Einfluss: Afrika im Fadenkreuz der Interessen

Neue Gesellschaft/Frankfurter Hefte, 63, 2016, 12, 40-44

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Fluxos financeiros externos e receitas fiscais em África

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), Perspetivas económicas em África 2016: Cidades sustentáveis e transformação estrutura, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 57-86

Robert Kappel

Der afrikanische Aufschwung – und seine Schattenseiten

WeltTrends, 111, 2016, 30-34

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

External financial flows and tax revenues for Africa

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), African Economic Outlook 2016: Sustainable Cities and Structural Transformation, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 51-76

Carlo Koos

Does Violence Pay? The Effect of Ethnic Rebellion on Overcoming Political Deprivation

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 33, 2016, 1, 3-24

Laurence Marfaing

"Made in China" et le rêve de Chine; une alternative à l'occident

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Entrepreneurs africains et chinois, Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière, Paris: Karthala, 2016, 305-341

Amrita Narlikar / Johannes Plagemann

Making the Most of Germany’s Strategic Partnerships: A Five-Point Proposal

GIGA Focus Global, 06/2016

Detlef Nolte / Pascal Abb / Henner Fürtig / Robert Kappel

Donald Trump and the Foreign Policy Legacy of Barack Obama

GIGA Focus Global, 07/2016

Kerstin Nolte / Wytske Chamberlain / Markus Giger

International Land Deals of Agriculture: Fresh insights from the Land Matrix: Analytical Report II

Land Matrix, 2016

Sebastian Prediger / Franzisca Zanker

Why European Migration Policies on Africa Need a Change of Direction

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2016

Vita Roy

Natural Resource Production and the Risk of Conflict Recurrence

Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, online first, 2016

Michael Stasik / Alena Thiel

Market men and station women: changing significations of gendered space in Accra, Ghana

Journal of Contemporary African Studies, 34, 2016, 4, 459-478

Julia Strasheim

Power-sharing, commitment problems, and armed conflict in Ukraine

Civil Wars, 18, 2016, 1, 25-44

Jason Sumich

The Middle Class of Mozambique and the Politics of the Blank Slate

in: Henning Melber (ed.), The Rise of Africa's Middle Class: Myths, Realities and Critical Engagements, London: Zed Books, 2016, 159-169

Jason Sumich

The Wiriyamu Massacre

H-Luso-Africa, 2016

Alena Thiel

"Tu peux me tromper sur le prix, mais pas sur la marchandise": Imaginaires d’authenticité et leurs négociations dans le marché de marchandises de Chine à Accra

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Entrepreneurs africains et chinois: Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière, Paris: Karthala, 2016, 345-370

Christian von Soest / Deborah Haffner / Jonas Sell

Nebenwirkungen von Sanktionen: Kulturelle Beziehungen mit Iran, Kuba, Russland und Belarus

Stuttgart: Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, 2016

Konstantin M. Wacker / Philipp Grosskurth / Tabea Lakemann

Foreign Direct Investment, Terms of Trade, and Quality Upgrading: What Is So Special about South Asia?

Asian Development Review, 33, 2016, 1, 28-55

Stefanie Wodrig / Julia Grauvogel

Talking past each other: Regional and domestic resistance in the Burundian intervention scene

Cooperation and Conflict, 51, 2016, 3, 272– 290

Franzisca Zanker

Liberias Polizei: „Die Leute respektieren uns“

Welt-Sichten, 2016, 7, 30-33

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