Publications | Power and Ideas

Anna Sunik

The UAE: From Junior Partner to Regional Power

GIGA Focus Middle East, 06/2017

Leslie Wehner / Detlef Nolte

Role Theory and Geopolitical Thinking in South America

in: Marcial A. G. Suarez / Rafael Duarte Villa / Brigitte Weiffen (eds.), Power Dynamics and Regional Security in Latin America, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2017, 101-120

Pascal Abb / Sarah Finkensiep

Taiwan und die Transpazifische Partnerschaft: ein steiniger Weg

in: Deutsch-Chinesische Gesellschaft e.V. (ed.), Taiwan in Bewegung, Berlin: Deutsch-Chinesische Gesellschaft, 2016, 23-34

Pascal Abb

China’s new think tank diplomacy

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

André Bank

Regionales System und Machtbalance

Informationen zur politischen Bildung: Naher Osten, 331, 2016, 54-67

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

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

Hannes Ebert

India's Germany Policy since 1947: An Entrepreneurial Partnership

in: Sumit Ganguly (ed.), Engaging the World: Indian Foreign Policy Since 1947, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016, 271-300

Hannes Ebert

Great Powers, Military Supremacy, and Persistent Contestation

in: Ishtiaq Ahmad / Adnan Rafiq (eds.), Pakistan's Democratic Transition: Change and Persistence, London/New York: Routledge, 2016

Adriana Erthal Abdenur / Frank Mattheis / Pedro Seabra

An ocean for the Global South: Brazil and the zone of peace and cooperation in the South Atlantic

Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 29, 2016, 3, 1112-1131

Daniel Flemes / Hannes Ebert

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

E-International Relations, 2016

Daniel Flemes / Rafael Castro

Institutional Contestation: Colombia in the Pacific Alliance

Bulletin of Latin American Research, 35, 2016, 1, 53-69

Daniel Flemes / Hannes Ebert

New German Foreign Policy: Networks above Alliances

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2016

Lena Giesbert / Birte Pfeiffer / Simone Schotte

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

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2016

Beate Grotehans / Wolfgang Hein / Robert Kappel

SAMforSE – A Self-Assessment Manual for Social Entrepreneurs

Siemens Stiftung, 2016

Beate Grotehans / Wolfgang Hein / Robert Kappel

SAMforSE - un manual de autoevaluación para emprendedores sociales

Siemens Stiftung, 2016

Kai Hebel / Tobias Lenz

The Identity/Policy Nexus in European Foreign Policy

Journal of European Public Policy, 23, 2016, 4, 473-49

Wolfgang Hein

Entwicklung messen: ein Überblick über verschiedene Indikatoren und ihre Grenzen

in: Karin Fischer / Gerhard Hauck / Manuela Boatcă (eds.), Handbuch Entwicklungsforschung, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2016, 155-168

Wolfgang Hein

State and Society in the Transnational Space

in: Victor M. González-Sánchez (ed.), Economy, Politics and Governance Challenges for the 21st Century, New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2016, 17-34

Anne Marie Hoffmann

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

GIGA Focus Latin America, 06/2016

Anja Jetschke

Regionalisierung im politikwissenschaftlichen Vergleich

in: Gero Erdmann / Marianne Kneuer / Hans-Joachim Laut / Gert Pickel (eds.), Handbuch für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag fuer Sozialwissenschaften, 2016, 915-929

Robert Kappel

„Auf dem Nullpunkt“

ipg-journal, 2016

Robert Kappel

German New Africa Policy: Time for a Change?

in: Geert Castryck / Silke Strickrodt / Katja Werthmann (eds.), Sources and Methods for African History and Culture: Essays in Honour of Adam Jones, Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2016, 629-650

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

Kai Michael Kenkel

Peace and the Emerging Countries: India, Brazil, South Africa

in: Oliver P. Richmond / Sandra Pogodda / Jasmin Ramovic (eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Disciplinary and Regional Approaches to Peace, London/New York/Melbourne: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016, 376-386

Kai Michael Kenkel / Philip Cunliffe (eds.)

Brazil as a Rising Power: Intervention Norms and the Contestation of Global Order

Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2016

Kai Michael Kenkel / Philip Cunliffe

Rebels or aspirants: Rising powers, normative contestation and intervention

in: Kai Michael Kenkel / Philip Cunliffe (eds.), Brazil as a Rising Power: Intervention Norms and the Contestation of Global Order, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2016, 1-20

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

Kai Michael Kenkel / Cristina G. Stefan

Brazil and the Responsibility While Protecting Initiative: Norms and the Timing of Diplomatic Support

Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations, 22, 2016, 1, 41-58

Tobias Lenz / Gary Marks

Regional Institutional Design: Delegation and Pooling

in: Tanja Börzel / Thomas Risse (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Comparative Regionalism, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016, 513-537

Amrita Narlikar / Johannes Plagemann

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

GIGA Focus Global, 06/2016

Detlef Nolte / Nicolás Matías Comini

UNASUR: Regional Pluralism as a Strategic Outcome

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

Detlef Nolte

The Pacific Alliance: Nation-Branding through Regional Organisations

GIGA Focus Latin America, 04/2016

Detlef Nolte / Pascal Abb / Henner Fürtig / Robert Kappel

Donald Trump and the Foreign Policy Legacy of Barack Obama

GIGA Focus Global, 07/2016

Detlef Nolte

Regional Governance from a Comparative Perspective

in: Víctor M. González-Sánchez (ed.), Economy, Politics and Governance Challenges, New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2016, 1-16

Martin Paldam / Erich Gundlach

Jumps into democracy: The transition in the Polity Index

Economics Working Papers, 5, 2016, 1-28

Luis Leandro Schenoni

Regional Power Transitions: Lessons from the Southern Cone

GIGA Working Paper, No. 293, October 2016

Pedro Seabra

Construtivismo e Segurança

in: Raquel Duque / Diogo Noivo / Teresa de Almeida e Silva (eds.), Segurança Contemporânea, Lisboa: Pactor, 2016, 41-54

Pedro Seabra

Brazil as a Security Actor in Africa: Reckoning and Challenges Ahead

GIGA Focus Latin America, 07/2016

Pedro Seabra

Defence cooperation between Brazil and Namibia: Enduring ties across the South Atlantic

South African Journal of International Affairs, 23, 2016, 1, 89-106

Maren Wagner

Social Emergence in International Relations: Institutional Dynamics in East Asia

London/New York/Melbourne: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016

Thorsten Wojczewski

India in the World Order: Many Partners, No Allies

GIGA Focus Asia, 06/2016

Pascal Abb / Georg Strüver

Regional Linkages and Global Policy Alignment: The Case of China–Southeast Asia Relations

GIGA Working Paper, No. 268, March 2015

Pascal Abb / Georg Strüver

Regional Linkages and Global Policy Alignment: The Case of China–Southeast Asia Relations

Issues & Studies, 51, 2015, 4, 33-83

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

Pascal Abb

China's Foreign Policy Think Tanks: Institutional Evolution and Changing Roles

Journal of Contemporary China, 24, 2015, 93, 531-553

Ishtiaq Ahmad / Hannes Ebert

Breaking the Equilibrium? New Leaders and Old Structures in the India-Pakistan Rivalry

Asian Affairs: An American Review, 42, 2015, 1, 46-75

Joachim Betz / Babette Never

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

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 04/2015

Joachim Betz

Umbruch in der Entwicklungsfinanzierung?

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

Joachim Betz / Daniel Neff / Johannes Plagemann

Indien unter Premierminister Modi: Wandel mit Hindernissen

GIGA Focus Asia, 03/2015

Joachim Betz / Babette Never

Kollektive Selbstblockade? Weshalb der Pariser Klimagipfel scheitert

GIGA Focus Global, 01/2015

Joachim Betz / Wolfgang Hein

Special Issue: Corporate Social Responsibility, Transnational Norm-Building and Emerging Economies

International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 10, 2015, 3/4 (Guest Editors)

May Darwich

Machtprestige als Motiv des saudischen Krieges im Jemen

GIGA Focus Middle East, 06/2015

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

Daniel Flemes / Leslie Wehner

Drivers of strategic contestation: The case of South America

International Politics , 52, 2015, 2, 163-177

Henner Fürtig

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

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 06/2015

Jorge Garzón

Multipolarity and the Future of Regionalism: Latin America and Beyond

GIGA Working Paper, No. 264, January 2015

Jorge F. Garzón

Latin American Regionalism in a Multipolar World

EUI Working Papers, 2015, RSCAS 2015/23

Wolfgang Hein

Von der Entwicklung nationaler Gesellschaften zum Entstehen von Weltgesellschaft. Anmerkungen

in: Gerhard Hauck / Ilse Lenz / Hanns Wienold (eds.), Entwicklung, Gewalt, Gedächtnis: Festschrift für Reinhart Kößler, Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 2015, 64-74

Wolfgang Hein / Robert Kappel

A Background Paper on the Performance and Impact of Social Entrepreneurs

Siemens Stiftung, 2015

Wolfgang Hein

Business and Transnational Norm-Building in Post-Westphalian Global Politics

International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 10, 2015, 3/4, 208 - 229

Anne Marie Hoffmann / Victor M. Mijares / Luis Schenoni

Die Krise in Venezuela – Prüfstein für die UNASUR

GIGA Focus Latin America, 03/2015

Anja Jetschke / Amitav Acharya / Philippe De Lombaerde / Hiro Katsumata / T.J. Pempel

Roundtable Discussion: Studying Asian and comparative regionalism through Amitav Acharya's work

International Relations of the Asia-Pacific, 15, 2015, 3, 537-566

Anja Jetschke

Why Create a Regional Human Rights Regime? The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission for Human Rights

in: Tanja Börzel / Vera van Hüllen (eds.), Governance Transfer by Regional Organizations, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015, 107-124

Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

The Recalibration of the World and German Foreign Policy

GIGA Focus International Edition English, 05/2015

Robert Kappel

Global Power Shifts and Challenges for the Global Order

Paper from the 1st Lisbon Conference on Development. IMVF Policy Paper 2, June, 2015

Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

Die Neuvermessung der Welt und die deutsche Außenpolitik

GIGA Focus Global, 02/2015

Robert Kappel

Boko Haram: Der Terror weitet sich aus

IPG Journal, 2015

Robert Kappel

Ja, es ist auch ein Kulturkampf!

in: Michael Bröning / Ernst Hillebrand (eds.), Samuel Huntington Revisited: eine Debatte, Berlin: IPG, 2015, 19-20

Robert Kappel / Babette Never

Ostafrikas „Highway to Oil“

Die Aktuelle Kolumne, 2015, 26.01.2015, 1-2

Robert Kappel

Global Power Shifts and Challenges for the Global Order

in: Conferencias de Lisboa (ed.), Conference 1: Development, Lisboa: Conferencias de Lisboa 2015, Lissabon: Conferencias de Lisboa, 2015, 77-87

Robert Kappel / Babette Never

East Africa’s highway to oil

The Current Column, 2015, 26 January 2015, 1-2

Markus A. Kirchschlager


in: Wolfgang Gieler (ed.), Handbuch Außenpolitik Nahost: eine grundlegende Einführung in die Außenpolitik der Staaten des Nahen und Mittleren Ostens, Berlin/Münster: LIT-Verlag, 2015, 19-38

Markus A. Kirchschlager


in: Wolfgang Gieler (ed.), Handbuch Außenpolitik Nahost: eine grundlegende Einführung in die Außenpolitik der Staaten des Nahen und Mittleren Ostens, Münster: LIT-Verlag, 2015, 61-82

Markus A. Kirchschlager / Heribert Krahforst


in: Wolfgang Gieler (ed.), Handbuch Außenpolitik Nahost: eine grundlegende Einführung in die Außenpolitik der Staaten des Nahen und Mittleren Ostens, Berlin/Münster: LIT-Verlag, 2015, 51-58

Tobias Lenz / Jeanine Bezuijen / Liesbet Hooghe / Gary Marks

Patterns of International Organization: Task Specific vs. General Purpose

Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Sonderheft 49, 2015, 131-156

Andrés Malamud / Pedro Seabra

Challenging the Political and Security Dimensions of the EU-LAC Relationship

in: Mario Telò / Louise Fawcett / Frederik Ponjaert (eds.), Interregionalism and the European Union: A Post-Revisionist Approach to Europe's Place in a Changing World, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2015, 325-336

Victor M. Mijares

The Paradoxical Effect of Multipolarity over the South American Security Governance

in: Peter Bátor / Róbert Ondrejcsák (eds.), Panorama of global security environment 2014, Bratislava: Center for European and North Atlantic Affairs, 2015, 469-480

Víctor M. Mijares

La Gran Guerra y los desafíos del 2014

Energizando Ideas, 16, 2015, 50, 32-35

Víctor M. Mijares

Post-Chavez Venezuelan Foreign Policy: Origins of the Maduro’s Doctrine

Americas Quarterly, 9, 2015, 1, 74-81