Open Access Publications

Robert Kappel

Rise of the "African Mittelstand"

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2016

Wie Chinas Neuausrichtung Afrikas Wachstum beeinflussen wird
Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Wie Chinas Neuausrichtung Afrikas Wachstum beeinflussen wird

Ökonomenstimme, 2016

„Auf dem Nullpunkt“
Robert Kappel

„Auf dem Nullpunkt“

ipg-journal, 2016

Review of 'Brazil on the Global Stage: Power, Ideas, and the  Liberal International Order'
Kai Michael Kenkel

Review of 'Brazil on the Global Stage: Power, Ideas, and the Liberal International Order'

Perspectives on Politics, 14, 2016, 4, 1277-1278

Emerging Powers and the Notion of International Responsibility: moral duty or shifting goalpost?
Kai Michael Kenkel / Marcelle Trote Martins

Emerging Powers and the Notion of International Responsibility: moral duty or shifting goalpost?

Brazilian Political Science Review, 10, 2016, 1, 1-27

Kai Michael Kenkel

An Emerging Power in Decline: Brazil’s Global Presence in Crisis

GIGA Focus Latin America, 02/2016

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

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

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

Fünf Jahre Bürgerkrieg: Die politisch-konfessionelle Spaltung der syrischen Gesellschaft ist heute tiefer als je zuvor
Maren Koß

Fünf Jahre Bürgerkrieg: Die politisch-konfessionelle Spaltung der syrischen Gesellschaft ist heute tiefer als je zuvor

in: Benjamin Himmler (ed.), Die Heimat eine Hölle: Über den Krieg in Syrien, die Flucht und das Ankommen in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schwerin: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2016, 22-35

Jann Lay / Sebastian Renner

Not on the "Paris Track": Climate Protection Efforts in Developing Countries

GIGA Focus Global, 08/2016

Mariana Llanos / Detlef Nolte

The Many Faces of Latin American Presidentialism

GIGA Focus Latin America, 01/2016

State Healthcare and the  Impact of Remittances on Turnout in Mexico
Ana Isabel López García

State Healthcare and the Impact of Remittances on Turnout in Mexico

Remittances Review, 1, 2016, 1, 65-104

Algeriens säkulare Zivilgesellschaft: Zwischen Reformbeiträgen und Systemerhalt
Jasmin Lorch

Algeriens säkulare Zivilgesellschaft: Zwischen Reformbeiträgen und Systemerhalt

in: Sigrid Faath (ed.), Nordafrikas säkulare Zivilgesellschaften: Ihr Beitrag zur Stärkung von Demokratie und Menschenrechten, Berlin: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, 2016, 53-83

Nepal
Viola Lucas

Nepal

Wirtschaftshandbuch Asien-Pazifik, 61, 2016, 380-395

Amrita Narlikar / Johannes Plagemann

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

GIGA Focus Global, 06/2016

América Latina: Constituciones flexibles y estructuras de poder rígidas
Detlef Nolte

América Latina: Constituciones flexibles y estructuras de poder rígidas

Iberoamericana. Ensayos Sobre Letras, Historia Y Sociedad. Notas. Reseñas Iberoamericanas, XVI, 2016, 61, 235-240

UNASUR: Regional Pluralism as a Strategic Outcome
Detlef Nolte / Nicolás Matías Comini

UNASUR: Regional Pluralism as a Strategic Outcome

Contexto Internacional, 38, 2016, 2, 545-565

Detlef Nolte / Pascal Abb / Henner Fürtig / Robert Kappel

Donald Trump and the Foreign Policy Legacy of Barack Obama

GIGA Focus Global, 07/2016

Jumps into democracy: The transition in the Polity Index
Martin Paldam / Erich Gundlach

Jumps into democracy: The transition in the Polity Index

Economics Working Papers, 5, 2016, 1-28

Luicy Pedroza / Pau Palop / Bert Hoffmann

Calling Abroad: Latin America Reshapes Its Emigrant Policies

GIGA Focus Latin America, 03/2016

Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean
Luicy Pedroza / Pau Palop / Bert Hoffmann

Emigrant Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Santiago de Chile: FLASCO Chile, 2016

Sebastian Prediger / Franzisca Zanker

Why European Migration Policies on Africa Need a Change of Direction

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2016

Miriam Prys-Hansen / Detlef Nolte

BRICS and IBSA: The Clubs of the Rising Powers Are Losing Their Lustre

GIGA Focus Global, 05/2016

Cecilia Roa

Environmental Democratisation in Post-War Colombia

GIGA Focus Latin America, 05/2016

From Chávez to Maduro: Continuity and Change in Venezuelan Foreign Policy
Carlos A. Romero / Victor M. Mijares

From Chávez to Maduro: Continuity and Change in Venezuelan Foreign Policy

Contexto Internacional, 38, 2016, 1, 165-201

Stephan Rosiny / Thomas Richter

The Arab Spring: Misconceptions and Prospects

GIGA Focus Middle East, 04/2016

Julia Strasheim / Subindra Bogati

Nepal’s Quest for Federalism: A Driver of New Violence

GIGA Focus Asia, 01/2016

The Wiriyamu Massacre
Jason Sumich

The Wiriyamu Massacre

H-Luso-Africa, 2016

Christian von Soest / Fabian Bohnenberger

External Intervention to Strengthen Democracy in Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 04/2016

Iris Wieczorek

Japan’s Alternatives to Silicon Valley

GIGA Focus Asia, 03/2016

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

Thorsten Wojczewski

India in the World Order: Many Partners, No Allies

GIGA Focus Asia, 06/2016

Liberias Polizei: „Die Leute respektieren uns“
Franzisca Zanker

Liberias Polizei: „Die Leute respektieren uns“

Welt-Sichten, 2016, 7, 30-33

Vulnerability and the middle class in South Africa
Rocco Zizzamia / Simone Schotte / Murray Leibbrandt / Vimal Ranchhod

Vulnerability and the middle class in South Africa

SALDRU Working Paper, 188 / NIDS Discussion Paper 2016/15, 2016

Foreign Policy Think Tanks in China and Japan: Characteristics, Current Profile, and the Case of Collective Self-Defense
Pascal Abb / Patrick Köllner

Foreign Policy Think Tanks in China and Japan: Characteristics, Current Profile, and the Case of Collective Self-Defense

International Journal: Canada's journal of global policy analysis, 70, 2015, 4, 593–612

Long-Term Monarchical Survival in the Middle East: A Configurational Comparison, 1945-2012
André Bank / Thomas Richter / Anna Sunik

Long-Term Monarchical Survival in the Middle East: A Configurational Comparison, 1945-2012

Democratization, 22, 2015, 1, 179-200

When do Religious Leaders Support Faith-Based Violence. Evidence from a Survey Poll in South Sudan
Matthias Basedau / Carlo Koos

When do Religious Leaders Support Faith-Based Violence. Evidence from a Survey Poll in South Sudan

Political Research Quarterly, 68, 2015, 4, 760-772

Kriegskontinent Afrika? Ein Klischee auf dem Prüfstand
Matthias Basedau / Nina Mappes

Kriegskontinent Afrika? Ein Klischee auf dem Prüfstand

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2015

Quo Vadis Palestine?
Martin Beck

Quo Vadis Palestine?

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 07/2015

Umbruch in der Entwicklungsfinanzierung?
Joachim Betz

Umbruch in der Entwicklungsfinanzierung?

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, 65, 2015, 7-9, 23-29

Collective Self-Blockade? Why the UN Climate Conference in Paris Could Fail
Joachim Betz / Babette Never

Collective Self-Blockade? Why the UN Climate Conference in Paris Could Fail

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 04/2015

Indien unter Premierminister Modi: Wandel mit Hindernissen
Joachim Betz / Daniel Neff / Johannes Plagemann

Indien unter Premierminister Modi: Wandel mit Hindernissen

GIGA Focus Asia, 03/2015

Kollektive Selbstblockade? Weshalb der Pariser Klimagipfel scheitert
Joachim Betz / Babette Never

Kollektive Selbstblockade? Weshalb der Pariser Klimagipfel scheitert

GIGA Focus Global, 01/2015

Natália Bueno / Johannes Plagemann / Julia Strasheim

Provincial Autonomy: The Territorial Dimension of Peace in Mozambique

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 10/2015

Oligarch vs. Nationalist: Ukraine’s 2014 Parliamentary Elections
Alexandr Burilkov

Oligarch vs. Nationalist: Ukraine’s 2014 Parliamentary Elections

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 02/2015

Machtprestige als Motiv des saudischen Krieges im Jemen
May Darwich

Machtprestige als Motiv des saudischen Krieges im Jemen

GIGA Focus Middle East, 06/2015

The Pacifying Effects of Local Religious Institutions: An Analysis of Communal Violence in Indonesia
Alexander De Juan / Jan Pierskalla / Johannes Vüllers

The Pacifying Effects of Local Religious Institutions: An Analysis of Communal Violence in Indonesia

Political Research Quarterly , 68, 2015, 2, 211-224

The Ba'thist Blackout? Selective Goods Provision and Political Violence in the Syrian Civil War
Alexander De Juan / André Bank

The Ba'thist Blackout? Selective Goods Provision and Political Violence in the Syrian Civil War

Journal of Peace Research, 52, 2015, 1, 91-104

Towards an integrated ecological-economic land-use change model
C. Dislich / E. Hettig / J. Heinonen / J. Lay / et al.

Towards an integrated ecological-economic land-use change model

EFForTS discussion paper series, 17, 2015

Hürden für die Industrialisierung in Afrika
Melike Döver / Robert Kappel

Hürden für die Industrialisierung in Afrika

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2015

Zivilgesellschaft unter Druck: Globaler Widerstand gegen Demokratie wächst
Katja Drinhausen / Günter Schucher

Zivilgesellschaft unter Druck: Globaler Widerstand gegen Demokratie wächst

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2015

Colombia y Brasil frente a la Alianza del Pacífico y el Mercosur
Daniel Flemes / Rafael Castro

Colombia y Brasil frente a la Alianza del Pacífico y el Mercosur

Iberoamericana, 15, 2015, 60, 200-204

Brasil-Colombia: de vecinos distantes a socios estratégicos?
Daniel Flemes

Brasil-Colombia: de vecinos distantes a socios estratégicos?

Iberoamericana. Ensayos Sobre Letras, Historia Y Sociedad. Notas. Reseñas Iberoamericanas, 15, 2015, 60, 171-175

Bolivien: vom sinkenden Stellenwert indigener Politik
Anaïd Flesken

Bolivien: vom sinkenden Stellenwert indigener Politik

GIGA Focus Latin America, 01/2015

Brazil and the Durban Platform. Ambitions and Expectations
Markus Fraundorfer / Florian Rabitz

Brazil and the Durban Platform. Ambitions and Expectations

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 08/2015

The Nuclear Agreement with Iran: Successful Settling of an International Crisis
Henner Fürtig

The Nuclear Agreement with Iran: Successful Settling of an International Crisis

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 06/2015

Regional sanctions against Burundi: the regime’s argumentative self-entrapment
Julia Grauvogel

Regional sanctions against Burundi: the regime’s argumentative self-entrapment

Journal of Modern African Studies, 53, 2015, 2, 169-191

Die Krise in Burundi: Scheitert Arusha?
Julia Grauvogel / Claudia Simons

Die Krise in Burundi: Scheitert Arusha?

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2015

Die verfehlte Sanktionspolitik des Westens gegen Simbabwe
Julia Grauvogel / Christian von Soest

Die verfehlte Sanktionspolitik des Westens gegen Simbabwe

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2015

Buying Peace? The Political Economy of Power-Sharing
Felix Haaß / Martin Ottmann

Buying Peace? The Political Economy of Power-Sharing

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 09/2015

The Ebola Outbreak in Comparison: Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire
Katharina Heitz Tokpa / Andrea Kaufmann / Franzisca Zanker

The Ebola Outbreak in Comparison: Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 03/2015

Drivers of households' land-use decisions: A critical review of micro-level studies in tropical regions
Elisabeth Hettig / Jann Lay / Kacana Sipangule

Drivers of households' land-use decisions: A critical review of micro-level studies in tropical regions

EFForTS discussion paper series, 15, 2015

Cuba en la “era pos-17D”
Bert Hoffmann

Cuba en la “era pos-17D”

Iberoamericana. Ensayos Sobre Letras, Historia Y Sociedad. Notas. Reseñas Iberoamericanas, XV, 2015, 57, 159-161

Latin America and Beyond: The Case for Comparative Area Studies
Bert Hoffmann

Latin America and Beyond: The Case for Comparative Area Studies

European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 2015, 100, 111-120

Anja Hoffmann

Dezentralisierung in Marokko – hohe Erwartungen

GIGA Focus Middle East, 08/2015

Die Krise in Venezuela – Prüfstein für die UNASUR
Anne Marie Hoffmann / Victor M. Mijares / Luis Schenoni

Die Krise in Venezuela – Prüfstein für die UNASUR

GIGA Focus Latin America, 03/2015

Kuba-USA: Wandel durch Annäherung
Bert Hoffmann

Kuba-USA: Wandel durch Annäherung

GIGA Focus Latin America, 02/2015

The impact of minimum wages on informal and formal labor market outcomes: Evidence from Indonesia
Meike Hohberg / Jann Lay

The impact of minimum wages on informal and formal labor market outcomes: Evidence from Indonesia

IZA Journal of Labor and Development, 4, 2015, 14

The Institutional Presidency from a Comparative Perspective: Argentina and Brazil since the 1980s
Magna Inácio / Mariana Llanos

The Institutional Presidency from a Comparative Perspective: Argentina and Brazil since the 1980s

Brazilian Political Science Review, 9, 2015, 1, 39 – 64

The Recalibration of the World and German Foreign Policy
Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

The Recalibration of the World and German Foreign Policy

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 05/2015

Die Neuvermessung der Welt und die deutsche Außenpolitik
Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

Die Neuvermessung der Welt und die deutsche Außenpolitik

GIGA Focus Global, 02/2015

Optimismus trotz steigender Gewalt: Afghanistan nach dem ISAF-Abzug
Jan Koehler / Kristóf Gosztonyi / Alexander De Juan

Optimismus trotz steigender Gewalt: Afghanistan nach dem ISAF-Abzug

GIGA Focus Middle East, 05/2015

Kolumbien – den Frieden gewinnen
Sabine Kurtenbach / Philipp Lutscher

Kolumbien – den Frieden gewinnen

GIGA Focus Latin America, 06/2015

Argentinien – Politik, Wahlen und Gerechtigkeit
Mariana Llanos

Argentinien – Politik, Wahlen und Gerechtigkeit

GIGA Focus Latin America, 04/2015

Meinungsfreiheit in Afrika unter Druck
Andreas Mehler / Marcus Seuser

Meinungsfreiheit in Afrika unter Druck

GIGA Focus Africa, 04/2015

Henning Melber

Namibia unter Präsident Geingob – Eine erste Bilanz

GIGA Focus Africa, 08/2015

Realismo Neoclásico: ¿el retorno de los Estudios Internacionales a la Ciencia Política?
Víctor M. Mijares

Realismo Neoclásico: ¿el retorno de los Estudios Internacionales a la Ciencia Política?

Revista de Ciencia Política, 35, 2015, 3, 581-603

Relegitimizing the Chinese Party-State: “Old” Sources of Modern Chinese Party Power
Nele Noesselt

Relegitimizing the Chinese Party-State: “Old” Sources of Modern Chinese Party Power

Asiatische Studien - Études Asiatiques, 69, 2015, 1, 213–233

Trotz wirtschaftlicher Flaute: China zeigt Flagge in Lateinamerika
Nele Noesselt / Detlef Nolte

Trotz wirtschaftlicher Flaute: China zeigt Flagge in Lateinamerika

GIGA Focus Latin America, 07/2015

Interplay of Land Governance and Large-Scale Agricultural Investment: Evidence from Ghana and Kenya
Kerstin Nolte / Susanne Johanna Väth

Interplay of Land Governance and Large-Scale Agricultural Investment: Evidence from Ghana and Kenya

Journal of Modern African Studies, 53, 2015, 1, 69-92

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