Open Access Publications

China’s new think tank diplomacy
Pascal Abb

China’s new think tank diplomacy

A hundred think tanks bloom in China, 2016, 5-7

Police Reforms in Peace Agreements, 1975 – 2011: Introducing the PRPA dataset
Nadine Ansorg / Felix Haaß / Julia Strasheim

Police Reforms in Peace Agreements, 1975 – 2011: Introducing the PRPA dataset

Journal of Peace Research, 53, 2016, 4, 597-607

Nadine Ansorg / Toni Haastrup

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 03/2016

Ansatzpunkte einer nationalen Beschäftigungsstrategie für Tunesien
Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Ansatzpunkte einer nationalen Beschäftigungsstrategie für Tunesien

2016

Refugees welcome? A dataset on anti-refugee violence in Germany
David Benček / Julia Strasheim

Refugees welcome? A dataset on anti-refugee violence in Germany

Research and Politics, 3, 2016, 4, 1-11

Joachim Betz / Sören Scholvin

Fossil Energy Remains Dominant in Asia

GIGA Focus Asia, 04/2016

Rising powers and intervention: contested norms and shifts in global order
Philip Cunliffe / Kai Michael Kenkel

Rising powers and intervention: contested norms and shifts in global order

Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 29, 2016, 6, 807-811

Civil war violence and political trust: micro-level evidence from Nepal
Alexander De Juan / Jan Pierskalla

Civil war violence and political trust: micro-level evidence from Nepal

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 33, 2016, 1, 67-88

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies
Luiz de Mello / Simone Schotte / Erwin R. Tiongson / Hernan Winkler

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies

IZA Discussion Paper, 9681, 2016

Regionalism and diffusion revisited: From final design towards stages of decision-making
Francesco Duina / Tobias Lenz

Regionalism and diffusion revisited: From final design towards stages of decision-making

Review of International Studies, 42, 2016, 4, 773-797

Daniel Flemes / Hannes Ebert

New German Foreign Policy: Networks above Alliances

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2016

The contested use of force in Germany's new foreign policy
Daniel Flemes / Hannes Ebert

The contested use of force in Germany's new foreign policy

E-International Relations, 2016

Iran: Gottessouveränität versus Volkssouveränität
Henner Fürtig

Iran: Gottessouveränität versus Volkssouveränität

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 57

Zwischen Kolonialismus und Nationenbildung
Henner Fürtig

Zwischen Kolonialismus und Nationenbildung

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 20-29

Saudi-Arabien und der Wahhabismus
Henner Fürtig

Saudi-Arabien und der Wahhabismus

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 16

Außensicht und Selbstverständnis einer Region in der Krise
Henner Fürtig

Außensicht und Selbstverständnis einer Region in der Krise

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 4-7

Was ist der Nahe Osten?
Henner Fürtig

Was ist der Nahe Osten?

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 6

Book Review: Roger Southall (2016), The New Black Middle Class in South Africa
Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

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

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

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

Burundi after the 2015 Elections: A Conference Report
Julia Grauvogel

Burundi after the 2015 Elections: A Conference Report

Africa Spectrum, 51, 2016, 2, 3-14

Socioeconomic transitions as common dynamic processes
Erich Gundlach / Martin Paldam

Socioeconomic transitions as common dynamic processes

Economics Working Papers, 6, 2016, 1-32

Felix Haaß / Sabine Kurtenbach / Julia Strasheim

Fleeing the Peace: Emigration after Civil War

GIGA Focus Global, 02/2016

No Lessons Learned: Europe's unconditional engagement with the Eritrean regime
Nicole Hirt

No Lessons Learned: Europe's unconditional engagement with the Eritrean regime

Horn of Africa Bulletin, 28, 2016, 5, 22-27

Nicole Hirt

Eritrean Refugees: The Pawns of European Interests

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2016

Anne Marie Hoffmann

South America's Neoliberal Turnaround: The End for Regional Social Policy

GIGA Focus Latin America, 06/2016

Is Cuba’s reform going in reverse?
Bert Hoffmann

Is Cuba’s reform going in reverse?

The Conversation, Global Issue, 2016

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

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