Publications | GIGA Institute of African Affairs

Matthias Basedau / Gero Erdmann / Jann Lay / Alexander Stroh

Ethnicity and Party Preferences in sub-Saharan Africa

Democratization, 18, 2011, 2, 462-489

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 / Tim Wegenast

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

GIGA Working Paper, No. 168, June 2011

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 / Robert Kappel (eds.)

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

Baden-Baden: Nomos, 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

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

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

GIGA Working Paper, No. 183, December 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

Charlotte Heyl / Henrik Maihack

Mosambik: Mehr Zeit für den Präsidenten?

GIGA Focus Africa, 12/2011

Robert Kappel

Afrika vor dem wirtschaftlichen Durchbruch?

GIGA Focus Africa, 11/2011

Robert Kappel

The Decline of Europe and the US: Shifts in the World Economy and in Global Politics

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 01/2011

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

Dirk Kohnert

Cultures of Innovation of the African Poor – Common roots, shared traits, joint prospects? On the articulation of multiple modernities in African societies and Black Diasporas in Latin America

in: Nikolaus Schareika / Eva Spies / Pierre-Yves Le Meur (eds.), Auf dem Boden der Tatsachen. Festschrift für Thomas Bierschenk, Köln: Köppe, 2011, 241-262

Carlo Koos

Südsudan: Vom Traum in die Realität

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2011

Jana Krause

A deadly cycle: Ethno-religious conflict in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Working Paper: Geneva Declaration/Small Arms Survey, 2011

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte

Neuer „Landraub“ in Afrika?

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2011

Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

Chinese Commodity Imports in Ghana and Senegal: Demystifying Chinese Business Strength in Urban West Africa

GIGA Working Paper, No. 180, November 2011

Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

Ressentiments gegen chinesische Händler in Ghana und Senegal

GIGA Focus Africa, 08/2011

Andreas Mehler / Bert Hoffmann

Area Studies

in: Bertrand Badie / Dirk Berg-Schlosser / Leonardo Morlino (eds.), International Encyclopedia of Political Science, Newbury: Sage, 2011, 86-89

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

Africa Yearbook Volume 7: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2010

Leiden: Brill, 2011

Andreas Mehler

Rebels and parties: the impact of armed insurgency on representation in the Central African Republic

The Journal of Modern African Studies, 49, 2011, 1, 115-139

Giulia Piccolino / John Karlsrud

Withering consent, but mutual dependency: UN peace operations and African assertiveness

Conflict, Security & Development, 11, 2011, 4, 447-472

Johannes Plagemann / Sören Scholvin

Südafrika als Förderer kosmopolitischer Normen?

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2011

Sebastian Prediger / Michael Pröpper

Understanding norms and propensities for cooperation and collective action: economic experiments within BIOTA

in: Norbert Jürgens / Ute Schmiedel (eds.), Biodiversity in Southern Africa: Patterns and Processes at Regional Scale, Vol. 2, Göttingen/Windhoek: Hess Publishers, 2011, 265-269

Sebastian Prediger / Michael Kirk

Potentials and limitations of communal conservancies in southern Namibia

in: Norbert Jürgens / Ute Schmiedel / M. Timm Hoffmann (eds.), Biodiversity in Southern Africa: Implications for Landuse and Management, Vol. 3, Göttingen/Windhoek: Hess Publishers, 2011, 97-101

Sebastian Prediger / Björn Vollan / Markus Frölich

The impact of culture and ecology on cooperation in a common-pool resource experiment

Ecological Economics, 70, 2011, 9, 1599-1608

Alexander Stroh / Johanna Klotz

Präsidentialismus in Afrika

GIGA Focus Africa, 09/2011

Alexander Stroh / Christian von Soest

Den Machterhalt im Blick: Verfassungsreformen in Subsahara-Afrika

GIGA Focus Africa, 04/2011

Klaus-Peter Treydte

Zentralafrika vor neuem Aufbruch?

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2011

Christian von Soest / Maxi Domke

Simbabwe: Düstere Aussichten für demokratische Reformen

GIGA Focus Africa, 10/2011

Christian von Soest / Karsten Bechle / Nina Korte

How neopatrimonialism affects the tax administration in three world regions?

Third World Quarterly, 32, 2011, 7, 1307-1329

Johannes Vüllers

Fighting for a Kingdom of God? The Role of Religion in the Ivorian Crisis

GIGA Working Paper, No. 178, October 2011

Franzisca Zanker / Andreas Mehler

Intervention in der Côte d'Ivoire: a recipe for disaster

in: Margret Johannsen / Bruno Schoch / Corinna Hauswedell / Tobias Debiel / Christiane Fröhlich (eds.), Friedensgutachten 2011, Berlin: LIT-Verlag, 2011, 248-261

Matthias Basedau / Matthijs Bogaards / Christof Hartmann

Ethnic Party Bans in Africa: An Introduction

Democratization, 17, 2010, 4, 599-617

Matthias Basedau / Annegret Mähler / Georg Strüver

Neue Erdölfunde in Afrika: Können Konflikte vermieden werden?

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2010

Matthias Basedau

Der Tschad. Eine afrikanische Gewaltgeschichte

WeltTrends. Zeitschrift für internationale Politik, 74, 2010, 41-50

Matthias Basedau / Johannes Vüllers

Religion als Konfliktfaktor? Eine systematische Erhebung religiöser Gewaltdimensionen im subsaharischen Afrika

Die Friedens-Warte, 85, 2010, 1-2, 39-62

Anika Becher / Matthias Basedau

An effective measure of institutional engineering? Ethnic party bans in Africa

Democratization, 17, 2010, 4, 666-686

Christine Chemnitz / Heike Höffler

Anpassung an die Ungewissheit – Afrikas Landwirtschaft im Klimawandel

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2010

Sebastian Elischer

Kamerun: Das greise Regime Biya vor dem Ende

GIGA Focus Africa, 09/2010

Sebastian Elischer

Political Parties, Elections and Ethnicity in Kenya

in: Daniel Branch / Nicholas Cheeseman / Leigh Gardner (eds.), Our Turn to Eat: Politics in Kenya since 1950, Berlin: LIT-Verlag, 2010, 199-220

Daniel Flemes / Thorsten Wojczewski

Contested Leadership in International Relations: Power Politics in South America, South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper, No. 121, February 2010

Lena Giesbert / Kati Schindler

Assets, Shocks, and Poverty Traps in Rural Mozambique

GIGA Working Paper, No. 150, November 2010

Sven Grimm

Südafrika als "neuer Geber" in Afrika?

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2010

Michael Grimm / Jens Krüger / Jann Lay

Capital market imperfections, uncertainty or both: Evidence on economic constraints to informal enterprises in Sub-Saharan Africa

Proceedings of the German Development Economics Conference, Hannover, 17, 2010

Felix Haass

Book Review: Alex J. Bellamy (2009) The Responsibility to Protect

Friedens-Warte, 85, 2010, 1-2, 209-211

Rolf Hofmeier

Wahlen in Burundi: Rückschlag für die Demokratie

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2010

Robert Kappel

Nigeria: Die Instabilität wächst

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2010

Robert Kappel

On the Economics of Regional Powers: Comparing China, India, Brazil, and South Africa

GIGA Working Paper, No. 145, September 2010

Robert Kappel / Cord Jakobeit / Ulrich Mückenberger

Zivilisierung der Weltordnung. Normbildung durch transnationale Netzwerke

Leviathan, 2010, 3, 411-427

Dirk Kohnert / Heinz Jockers / Paul Nugent

The Successful Ghana Election of 2008: A Convenient Myth?

Journal of Modern African Studies, 48, 2010, 1, 95-115

Henrik Maihack / Johannes Plagemann

Eine dritte politische Kraft in Mosambik?

GIGA Focus Africa, 08/2010

Laurence Marfaing

Enjeux politico-économiques et environnementaux d’une activité sous-régionale: transformation du poisson et quotidien des migrants saisonniers dans le Banc d’Arguin (Mauritanie)

in: S. Boulay / E. A. Kane / B. Lecoquierre (eds.), Le littoral mauritanien à l’aube du XXIème siècle: nouvelles mobilités, gouvernance de la nature et dynamiques socio-culturelles, Paris: 2010

Laurence Marfaing

Interaktion Migrationspolitik des Nordens, Süd-Nord Migrationsströme und Süd-Süd Migrationsstrategien

in: Tajana Baraulina / Andrea Riester (eds.), Migration aus Afrika in die Bundesrepublik Deutschland und ihr Potenzial für die Entwicklung Afrikas, Teil 3: politischer Diskurs über Migration und Entwicklung und seine Wirkungen, Bonn: GTZ, 2010

Laurence Marfaing

Mali: Die andere chinesische Migration

GIGA Focus Africa, 12/2010

Laurence Marfaing / Mohammed Fall Ould Bah

Demokratie in Mauretanien - Übergangsphasen in Permanenz

INAMO, 61, 2010, 16, 15-22

Andreas Mehler

Côte d’Ivoire: kein Ausweg durch Machtteilung

GIGA Focus Africa, 10/2010

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

Africa Yearbook Volume 6: Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara in 2009

Leiden: Brill, 2010

Anika Moroff

Party bans in Africa - an empirical overview

Democratization, 17, 2010, 4, 618-641

Anika Moroff

Comparing ethnic party regulation in East Africa

Democratization, 17, 2010, 4, 750-768

Anika Moroff

Ethnic Party Bans in East Africa from a Comparative Perspective

GIGA Working Paper, No. 129, April 2010

Babette Never

Südafrika: Kohle oder Klimaschutz?

GIGA Focus Africa, 04/2010

Babette Never

Regional power shifts and climate knowledge systems in (global) climate governance

Göttingen Journal of International Law, 2, 2010, 1, 311-334

Johannes Plagemann / Sören Scholvin

Transportkorridore im südlichen Afrika: Entwicklungsmotoren und „weiße Elefanten“

GIGA Focus Africa, 11/2010

Alexander Stroh

The Power of Proximity: A Concept of Political Party Strategies Applied to the Case of Burkina Faso

Journal of Contemporary African Studies, 28, 2010, 1, 1-29

Björn Vollan / Sebastian Prediger / Markus Frölich

The influence of collective property rights on grazing management in a semi-arid region

African Journal of Agriculture and Resource Economics, 6, 2010, 1, 372-401

Christian von Soest

Wintermärchen 2010? Die Bedeutung der Fußball-WM für Südafrika

WeltTrends, 72, 2010, 27-34

Christian von Soest

Regenbogennation als regionale Führungsmacht?

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, 2010, 19-25

Jörg Wischermann

Civil Society Action and Governance in Vietnam: Selected Findings from an Empirical Survey

Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, 29, 2010, 2, 3–40

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