Journal

New Journal of Politics in Latin America 2/2018

Political participation through elections and polls is the focus of the current Journal of Politics in Latin America. The election processes in Brazil and Mexico as well as the failure of the Colombian peace referendum are just a selection of the topics in this issue.

Journal of Politics of Latin America Vol. 10, No. 2 (2018)

Research Articles

  • Fábio Lacerda: Assessing the Strength of Pentecostal Churches’ Electoral Support: Evidence from Brazil
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  • Héctor Bahamonde: Aiming Right at You: Group versus Individual Clientelistic Targeting in Brazil
    Abstract | PDF
  • Antonio Ugues Jr.: Public Perceptions of Clean Elections in Mexico: An Analysis of the 2000, 2006, and 2012 Elections
    Abstract | PDF
  • Eleonora Dávalos, Leonardo Fabio Morales, Jennifer S. Holmes, Liliana M. Dávalos: Opposition Support and the Experience of Violence Explain the Colombian Peace Referendum
    Abstract | PDF

Research Notes

  • D. Lynn Holland: “New Extractivism” in Mexico: Hope and Deception
    Abstract | PDF

Other News

Journal |

This issue of the Journal of Current Chinese Affairs analyses various topics like the growing separatist tendencies in Hongkong, kinship in 21st century China, or UK’s strategic partnership with China.

Press Release |

The GIGA has a new board member: Prof. Dr. Merike Blofield takes up her position as Director of the GIGA Institute of Latin American Studies

In brief |

GIGA looks back on an eventful and successful year 2019. The picture gallery shows some selected highlights.