Alexander Stroh / Charlotte Heyl

Diffusion versus Strategic Action? The Creation of West African Constitutional Courts Revisited

GIGA Working Paper, No. 239, November 2013

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Prof. Dr. Alexander Stroh is a political scientist, an assistant professor of African politics and development policy at the University of Bayreuth, and an associate at the GIGA Institute for African Affairs.

Dr. Charlotte Heyl

Research Fellow
Speaker Research Team

Dr. Charlotte Heyl is a research fellow at the GIGA Institute for African Affairs. She is also spokesperson for the GIGA Research Team “Democratic Institutions”. Her research focuses on democratisation, elections, judicial politics, and presidentialism in sub-Saharan Africa.

Recent Publications by the Authors

Charlotte Heyl / Mariana Llanos

Presidential Term Limits in Africa and Latin America: Contested but Resilient

GIGA Focus Global, 01/2020

Charlotte Heyl

Book review: Electoral Politics in Africa since 1990. Continuity in Change

Africa Spectrum, online first, 2019

Charlotte Heyl

The judiciary and the rule of law in Africa

in: Oxford University Press (ed.), Oxford Research Encyclopedia , Oxford University Press, 2019

Charlotte Heyl

Senegal (1970-2016): presidential term limit reforms never come alone

in: Alexander Baturo / Robert Elgie (eds.), The politics of presidential term limits, Oxford University Press, 2019, 339-361