Publications | GIGA Institute of African Affairs

Sebastian Elischer

Political Parties in Africa: Ethnicity and Party Formation

New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013

Gero Erdmann / Matthias Basedau

An Overview of African Party Systems

in: Renske Doorenspleet / Lia Nijzink (eds.), One-Party Dominance in African Democracies, Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2013, 25-48

Gero Erdmann

Neopatrimonialism and Political Regimes

in: Nic Cheeseman / Dave Anderson / Andrea Scheibler (eds.), Routledge Handbook of African Politics, London/New York: Routledge, 2013, 59-69

Julia Grauvogel / Katharina Newbery / Christian von Soest

Stabilität durch regionale Sanktionen in Afrika?

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2013

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

Kinship ties and entrepreneurship in Western Africa

Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship, 26, 2013, 2, 125-150

Michael Grimm / Renate Hartwig / Jann Lay

Electricity Access and the Performance of Micro and Small Enterprises: Evidence from West Africa

European Journal of Development Research, 25, 2013, 815–829

Felix Haass

Coordinating to build peace? Lessons from the U.N. Peacebuilding Commission’s engagement in Burundi

Winning Case Study of the United States Institute of Peace’s Case Study Competition, 2013

Charlotte Heyl / Julia Leininger

Mali 1992-2012: Erfolge und Schwächen einer jungen Demokratie

in: Martin Hofbauer / Philipp Münch (eds.), Wegweiser zur Geschichte. Mali, Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2013, 73-83

Nicole Hirt / Abdulkader Saleh Mohammad

‘Dreams don't come true in Eritrea’: Anomie and Family Disintegration due to the Structural Militarization of Eritrean Society

Journal of Modern African Studies, 51, 2013, 01, 139-168

Steffen Kailitz / Patrick Köllner

Autokratien im Vergleich

Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Sonderheft 47, 2013, 602

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer

Performanzanalyse Subsahara-Afrika

Studie im Auftrag der Deutschen Bundesbank, 2013

Robert Kappel

Südafrika – die Krisensymptome verstärken sich

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2013

Robert Kappel

Afrika: weder hoffnungsloser Fall noch Aufstiegswunder

GIGA Focus Africa, 09/2013

Robert Kappel

Africa Rising? Warum der Hyperoptimismus nicht angebracht ist

KfW Views on Development, 8, 2013, 2, 1-4

Robert Kappel

Is Africa Rising? Why Excessive Optimism is Misplaced

KfW Views on Development, 8, 2013, 2, 1-3

Robert Kappel / Birte Pohl

Der wirtschaftliche Aufstieg der BRICS-Staaten

GIGA Focus Global, 01/2013

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 / 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

Jann Lay / Sebastian Prediger

Decent work in a post-2015 development agenda

Meinungsforum Entwicklungspolitik, 2, KfW Entwicklungsbank, 2013

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 / 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

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

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

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

Why Federalism Did Not Lead to Secession in Cameroon

Ethnopolitics, 13, 2013, 1, 48-66

Andreas Mehler

Power-Sharing

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

Andreas Mehler

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

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

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 Africa, 10/2013

Sören Scholvin / Georg Strüver

Infrastrukturprojekte in der SADC-Region: die Rolle Chinas

GIGA Focus Africa, 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 Africa, 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 Africa, 06/2012

Matthias Basedau / Alexander Stroh

How ethnic are African parties really? Evidence from Francophone Africa

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

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 / 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

Bettina Bunk

(Good) Governance, Frieden und Sicherheit

Toolbox „Armutsreduzierung konkret“, 2012

Sebastian Elischer / Gero Erdmann

Regionalorganisationen in Afrika – eine Bilanz

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2012

Sebastian Elischer

Legitimität von Wahlen in der Transformation

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

Gero Erdmann / Olga Herzog

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 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

Subjective Risk and Participation in Micro Life Insurance in Ghana

GIGA Working Paper, No. 210, December 2012

Lena Giesbert / Kati Schindler

Assets, Shocks, and Poverty Traps in Rural Mozambique

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

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 Africa, 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

Mali – hinter den Kulissen der ehemaligen Musterdemokratie

GIGA Focus Africa, 10/2012

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

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 / Daniel Dückers

Deutsche Außenpolitik und Krisenprävention:

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

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

Babette Never

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

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

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

Antonie Katharina Nord

Mehr Geschlechtergerechtigkeit? Zur Frauenquote in Afrika

GIGA Focus Africa, 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 Africa, 11/2012

Birte Pohl / Robert Kappel

Wie leistungsfähig sind die Ökonomien Afrikas?

GIGA Focus Africa, 09/2012

Sören Scholvin / Peter Draper

Südafrika als "Tor nach Afrika"?

GIGA Focus Africa, 04/2012

Christina Stolte / Dana de la Fontaine

Neue externe Akteure in Afrika

GIGA Focus Africa, 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 Africa, 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

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