Publications | Growth and Development

Fraser Cameron

The European Union's New Rival – China

GIGA Focus Asia, 07/2019

Thad Dunning / Guy Grossman / Macartan Humphreys / Susan D. Hyde / Craig McIntosh / Gareth Nellis / Claire L. Adida / Eric Arias / Clara Bicalho / Taylor C. Boas / Mark T. Buntaine / Simon Chauchard / Anirvan Chowdhury / Jessica Gottlieb / F. Daniel Hidalgo / Marcus Holmlund / Ryan Jablonski / Eric Kramon / Horacio Larreguy / Malte Lierl / John Marshall / Gwyneth McClendon / Marcus A. Melo / Daniel L. Nielson / Paula M. Pickering / Melina R. Platas / Pablo Querubín / Pia Raffler / Neelanjan Sircar

Voter information campaigns and political accountability: Cumulative findings from a preregistered meta-analysis of coordinated trials

Science Advances, 05, 2019, 07

Lisa Hoffmann / Matthias Basedau / Simone Gobien / Sebastian Prediger

Universal love or one true religion? Experimental evidence of the ambivalent effect of religious ideas on altruism and discrimination

American Journal of Political Science, online first, 2019

Marcus Holmlund / Malte Lierl

Performance information and voting behavior in Burkina Faso’s municipal elections: Separating the effects of information content and information delivery

in: Thad Dunning / Guy Grossman / Macartan Humphreys / Susan D. Hyde / Craig McIntosh / Gareth Nellis (eds.), Information, Accountability, and Cumulative Learning : Lessons from Metaketa I, Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2019, 221-256

Sazana Jayadeva

English‐medium: schooling, social mobility, and inequality in Bangalore, India

Anthropology & Education Quarterly, 50, 2019, 2

Laurence Marfaing / Dirk Kohnert

Les élections présidentielles de 2019 au Sénégal ou la lente ascension des nouvelles générations

Canadian Journal of African Studies, 53, 2019, 2, 355-366

Laurence Marfaing

Dakar ville moderne: la médiation des entrepreneurs sénégalais en Chine

Canadian Journal of African Studies / Revue canadienne des études africaines, 53, 2019, 1, 89-107

Amrita Narlikar

Trade multilateralism in crisis: Limitations of current debates on reforming the WTO, and why a game-changer is necessary

in: Teddy Y. Soobramanien / Brendan Vickers / Hilary Enos-Edu (eds.), WTO Reform - Reshaping Global Trade Governance for 21st Century Challenges , London: Commonwealth Secretariat, 2019, 21-31

Daniel Neff / Cornelis W. Haasnoot / Sebastian Renner / Kunal Sen

The social and economic situation of Scheduled Tribes in India

in: Christopher Fleming / Matthew Manning (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Wellbeing, London: Routledge, 2019, 194-208

Sebastian Renner / Jann Lay / Michael Schleicher

The effects of energy price changes: heterogeneous welfare impacts and energy poverty in Indonesia

Environment and Development Economics, 24, 2019, 2, 180-200

Iris Wieczorek

Energy Transition in Japan: From Consensus to Controversy

GIGA Focus Asia, 01/2019

André Bank / Christiane Fröhlich

Forced Migration in the Global South: Reorienting the Debate

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2018

Alexander De Juan / Michael Schiess

Breadbasket and Conflict Zones: Land Investments in the Republic of Sudan

GIGA Focus Middle East, 02/2018

Claudia Dislich / Elisabeth Hettig / Jan Salecker / Johannes Heinonen / Jann Lay / Katrin M. Meyer / Kerstin Wiegand / Suria Tarigan

Land-use change in oil palm dominated tropical landscapes: an agent-based model to explore ecological and socio-economic trade-offs

PLOS ONE, 2018

Marina Dodlova / Anna Giolbas / Jann Lay

Non-contributory social transfer programs in developing countries: A new dataset and research agenda

Data in Brief, 16, 2018, 51-64

Insa Flachsbarth / Simone Schotte / Jann Lay / Alberto Garrido

Rural structural change, poverty and income distribution: evidence from Peru

The Journal of Economic Inequality, 16, 2018, 4, 631-653

Karsten Giese / Kelly Si Miao Liang

Shifting Territorialities of an African Space in China

in: Ulf Engel / Marc Boeckler / Detlef Müller-Mahn (eds.), Spatial Practices: Territory, Border and Infrastructure in Africa, Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2018, 129-149

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.)

Chinese and African Entrepreneurs: Social Impacts of Interpersonal Encounters

Leiden: Brill, 2018

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

Introduction: From Rejection to Social Change

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Chinese and African Entrepreneurs: Social Impacts of Interpersonal Encounters, Leiden: Brill, 2018, 1-16

Tabea Lakemann

Book Review: Sy, Amadou (2018), Africa through an Economic Lens

Africa Spectrum, 53, 2018, 2, 139-141

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte / Kacana Sipangule

Large-Scale Farms and Smallholders: Evidence from Zambia

GIGA Working Paper, No. 310, February 2018

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte

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

Journal of Economic Geography, 18, 2018, 1, 59-86

Laurence Marfaing

“Made in China” and the African “China Dream”: An Alternative to the West?

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Chinese and African Entrepreneurs: Social Impacts of Interpersonal Encounters, Leiden: Brill, 2018, 223-253

Ana Karen Negrete García

Constrained Potential: A Characterisation of Mexican Microenterprises

GIGA Working Paper, No. 309, January 2018

Sebastian Renner / Jann Lay / Hannes Greve

Household welfare and CO2 emission impacts of energy and carbon taxes in Mexico

Energy Economics, 72, 2018, 222-235

Sebastian Renner

Poverty and distributional effects of a carbon tax in Mexico

Energy Policy, 112, 2018, 98-110

Simone Schotte / Hernan Winkler

Why are the Elderly More Averse to Immigration when they are More Likely to Benefit? Evidence Across Countries

International Migration Review, 52, 2018, 4, 1250-1282

Simone Schotte / Rocco Zizzamia / Murray Leibbrandt

A poverty dynamics approach to social stratification: The South African case

World Development, 110, 2018, 88-103

Matthias Basedau / Simone Gobien / Sebastian Prediger

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

GIGA Working Paper, No. 297, February 2017

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

Maurizio Bussolo / Simone Schotte / Mikhail Matytsin

Accounting for the bias against the life-cycle hypothesis in survey data: An example for Russia

The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 9, 2017, 185-207

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

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies

Kyklos, 70, 2017, 1, 70-96

Marina Dodlova / Anna Giolbas / Jann Lay

Social Transfers and Conditionalities under Different Regime Types

European Journal of Political Economy, 50, 2017, 141-156

Christian Dreger / Yun Schüler-Zhou / Margot Schüller

Determinants of Chinese direct investments in the European Union

Applied Economics, 49, 2017, 42, 4231-4240

Daniel Dückers

The Agenda 2030: Less Than the Minimum

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2017

Karsten Giese

Chinese Traders in Ghana: The Liminality Trap, and Challenges for Ethnic Formation and Integration

in: Min Zhou (ed.), Contemporary Chinese Diasporas, Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, 53-77

Elisabeth Hettig / Jann Lay / Katharina van Treeck / Martin Bruness / Dewi Nur Asih / Nunung Nuryartono

Cash crops as a sustainable pathway out of poverty? Panel data evidence on the heterogeneity of cocoa farmers in Sulawesi, Indonesia

CRC-PEG Discussion Papers, 227, 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 : Die Zukunft der deutschen und europäischen Außen-, Entwicklungs- und Sicherheitspolitik, Berlin: Econ, 2017, 166-167

Robert Kappel

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2017

Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

Was in Hamburg fast unterging

IPG Journal, 2017

Tabea Lakemann / Jann Lay

Services, informality and productivity in Africa

OECD Development Matters, 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

Amrita Narlikar

India's role in global governance: a Modi-fication?

International Affairs, 93, 2017, 1

Daniel Neff / Joachim Betz

Gender Justice as an International Objective: India in the G20

GIGA Focus Asia, 03/2017

Kerstin Nolte / Kacana Sipangule

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

PEGNet Policy Brief, 10, 2017

Sebastian Renner / Jann Lay / Hannes Greve

Household Welfare and CO2 Emission Impacts of Energy and Carbon Taxes in Mexico

GIGA Working Paper, No. 301, April 2017

Sebastian Renner / Jann Lay / Michael Schleicher

The Effects of Energy Price Changes: Heterogeneous Welfare Impacts, Energy Poverty, and CO2 Emissions in Indonesia

GIGA Working Paper, No. 302, May 2017

Sebastian Renner

Poverty and Distributional Effects of a Carbon Tax in Mexico

CRC-PEG Discussion Papers, 223, 2017

Simone Schotte / Rocco Zizzamia / Murray Leibbrandt

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

SALDRU Working Paper, 208, 2017

Günter Schucher

The fear of failure: Youth employment problems in China

International Labour Review, 156, 2017, 1, 73-98

Yun Schüler-Zhou / Margot Schüller

Trump’s Shadow over US–China Economic Relations

GIGA Focus Asia, 04/2017

Margot Schüller / Wogart Jan Peter

The emergence of post-crisis regional financial institutions in Asia - with a little help from Europe

Asia Europe Journal, 15, 2017, 4, 483-501

Katharina van Treeck / Konstantin M. Wacker

Financial Globalization and the Labor Share in Developing Countries: The Type of Capital Matters

CRC-PEG Discussion Papers, 219, 2017

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

Nadine Ansorg / Toni Haastrup

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2016

Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Ansatzpunkte einer nationalen Beschäftigungsstrategie für Tunesien

2016

Joachim Betz / Sören Scholvin

Fossil Energy Remains Dominant in Asia

GIGA Focus Asia, 04/2016

Josef C. Brada / Richard Frensch / Erich Gundlach

Introduction: Openness, institutions, and long-run socio-economic development

Economic Systems, 40, 2016, 2, 195-197

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

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies

IZA Discussion Paper, 9681, 2016

Jan Ditzen / Erich Gundlach

A Monte Carlo study of the BE estimator for growth regressions

Empirical Economics, 51, 2016, 1, 31-55

Marina Dodlova / Anna Giolbas / Jann Lay

Non-Contributory Social Transfer Programmes in Developing Countries: A New Data Set and Research Agenda

GIGA Working Paper, No. 290, August 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 / Birte Pfeiffer / Simone Schotte

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2016

Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2016

Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

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

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

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.)

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

Paris: Karthala, 2016

Karsten Giese

Partenaires en affaires et employeurs: commercants chinois, faciliteurs de micro-innovations sociales en Afrique de l’Ouest

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Entrepreneurs africains et chinois: Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière, Paris: Karthala, 2016, 179-206

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

Karsten Giese

无心插柳柳成荫:西非中国新移民商人与当地草根社会创新的关联互动分析

华人研究国际学报 (The International Journal of Diasporic Chinese Studies), 8, 2016, 1

Beate Grotehans / Wolfgang Hein / Robert Kappel

SAMforSE - un manual de autoevaluación para emprendedores sociales

Siemens Stiftung, 2016

Beate Grotehans / Wolfgang Hein / Robert Kappel

SAMforSE – A Self-Assessment Manual for Social Entrepreneurs

Siemens Stiftung, 2016

Erich Gundlach / Martin Paldam

Socioeconomic transitions as common dynamic processes

Economics Working Papers, 6, 2016, 1-32

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Wie Chinas Neuausrichtung Afrikas Wachstum beeinflussen wird

Ökonomenstimme, 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

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 (eds.), Perspetivas económicas em África 2016: Cidades sustentáveis e transformação estrutura, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 57-86

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 (eds.), African Economic Outlook 2016: Sustainable Cities and Structural Transformation, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 51-76

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

Rise of the "African Mittelstand"

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2016

Robert Kappel

Der afrikanische Aufschwung – und seine Schattenseiten

WeltTrends, 111, 2016, 30-34

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