Publications | GIGA Institute of African Affairs

Nadine Ansorg / Julia Strasheim

Veto Players in Post-Conflict DDR Programs: Evidence From Nepal and the DRC

Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, online first, 2018

André Bank / Christiane Fröhlich

Forced Migration in the Global South: Reorienting the Debate

GIGA Focus Global, 03/2018

Matthias Basedau / Simone Gobien / Sebastian Prediger

The Multidimensional Effects of Religion on Socioeconomic Development: A Review of the Empirical Literature

Journal of Economic Surveys, 32, 2018, 4, 1106-1133

Marina Dodlova / Anna Giolbas / Jann Lay

Non-contributory social transfer programs in developing countries: A new dataset and research agenda

Data in Brief, 16, 2018, 51-64

Karsten Giese / Kelly Si Miao Liang

Shifting Territorialities of an African Space in China

in: Ulf Engel / Marc Boeckler / Detlef Müller-Mahn (eds.), Spatial Practices: Territory, Border and Infrastructure in Africa, Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2018, 129-149

Julia Grauvogel

Konfliktporträt Burundi

Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2018

Julia Grauvogel / Christian von Soest

Sanktionen als Instrument der Konfliktbearbeitung

Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2018

Nicole Hirt / Abdulkader Saleh Mohammad

The Lack of Political Space of the Eritrean Diaspora in the Arab Gulf and Sudan: Torn Between an Autocratic Home and Authoritarian Hosts

Mashriq & Mahjar: Journal of Middle East and North African Migration Studies , 5, 2018, 1, 101-126

Nicole Hirt

European Missteps on African Migration

Current History, 117, 2018, 799, 175-180

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte

Determinants of foreign land acquisitions in low- and middle-income countries

Journal of Economic Geography, 18, 2018, 1, 59-86

Jann Lay / Kerstin Nolte / Kacana Sipangule

Large-Scale Farms and Smallholders: Evidence from Zambia

GIGA Working Paper, No. 310, February 2018

Jann Lay / Christian von Soest

Ten Things to Watch in Africa in 2018

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2018

Susanne Johanna Väth / Simone Gobien / Michael Kirk

Socio-economic well-being, contract farming and property rights: Evidence from Ghana

Land Use Policy, online first, 2018

Christian von Soest / Alexander De Juan

Dealing with New Security Threats in Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2018

Christian von Soest / Alexander Stroh

Comparisons across World Regions: Managing Conceptual, Methodological, and Practical Challenges

in: Ariel I. Ahram / Patrick Köllner / Rudra Sil (eds.), Comparative Area Studies: Methodological Rationales and Cross-Regional Applications, New York: Oxford University Press, 2018, 66-84

Nadine Ansorg

Security sector reform in Africa: Donor approaches versus local needs

Contemporary Security Policy, 38, 2017, 1, 129-144

Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.)

Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities

Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017

Matthias Basedau

Does the Success of Institutional Reform Depend on the Depth of Divisions? A Pilot Study on Thirty-Four African Countries

in: Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.), Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017, 21-45

Matthias Basedau / Jonathan Fox / Jan Pierskalla / Georg Strüver / Johannes Vüllers

Does discrimination breed grievances—and do grievances breed violence? New evidence from an analysis of religious minorities in developing countries

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 34, 2017, 3, 217-239

Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Starting Points for a National Employment Strategy for Tunisia

2017

Jan Beek / Alena Thiel

Orders of trade: regulating Accra’s Makola market

The Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law, 49, 2017, 1, 34-53

Marina Dodlova / Anna Giolbas / Jann Lay

Social Transfers and Conditionalities under Different Regime Types

European Journal of Political Economy, 50, 2017, 141-156

Tim Glawion

Field Research in Conflict Environments: Interviews, Focus Groups, and Observations in Somaliland and the Central African Republic

in: Angela Heucher / Luisa Linke-Behrens / Leon Schettler (eds.), Measuring Statehood on a Sub-National Level: A Dialogue among Methods, SFB-Governance Working Paper Series, No. 71, Berlin: Freie Universität Berlin, 2017, 35-39

Julia Grauvogel / Christian von Soest

Legitimationsstrategien von Autokratien im Vergleich: Ergebnisse einer neuen Expertenumfrage

Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, 11, 2017, 2, 153-180

Julia Grauvogel / Amanda A. Licht / Christian von Soest

Sanctions and Signals: How International Sanction Threats Trigger Protest in Targeted Regimes

International Studies Quarterly, 61, 2017, 1, 86-97

Julia Grauvogel / Charlotte Heyl

Democracy in Africa: Against All Odds

GIGA Focus Africa, 07/2017

Felix Haaß / Julia Strasheim / Nadine Ansorg

The International Dimension of Postconflict Police Reform

in: Nadine Ansorg / Sabine Kurtenbach (eds.), Institutional Reforms and Peacebuilding: Change, Path-Dependency and Societal Divisions in Post-War Communities, Abingdon/New York: Routledge, 2017, 163-190

Felix Haaß

Democracy Cannot Be Bought: Peace Building in Africa

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2017

Felix Haaß / Martin Ottmann

Profits from Peace: The Political Economy of Power-Sharing and Corruption

World Development, 99, 2017, 60-74

Nicole Hirt

Eritrea

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2016, Vol. 13, Leiden: Brill, 2017, 301-309

Nicole Hirt

Djibouti

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2016, Vol. 13, Leiden: Brill, 2017, 294-300

Nicole Hirt

Fleeing Repression: Inside Eritrea

in: Giovanni Carbone (ed.), Out of Africa. Why People Migrate, Milano: ISPI, 2017, 95-118

Bernhard Kampmann

Muslim Countries’ Foreign Policy in the Sahel

GIGA Focus Africa, 06/2017

Robert Kappel / Helmut Reisen

Was in Hamburg fast unterging

IPG Journal, 2017

Robert Kappel

New Horizons for Germany's Africa Policy

GIGA Working Paper, No. 303, May 2017

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Compact with Africa: fostering private long-term investment in Africa

German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE). Discussion Paper, 2017, 13/2017

Robert Kappel

Germany's New Africa Policy – In Need of a Departure

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2017

Robert Kappel

Deutschlands Rolle als Zivilmacht

in: Wolfgang Ischinger / Dirk Messner (eds.), Deutschlands Neue Verantwortung, Berlin: Econ, 2017, 166-167

Mariana Llanos / Charlotte Heyl / Viola Lucas / Alexander Stroh / Cordula Tibi Weber

Ousted from the Bench? Judicial Departures in Consolidating Democracies

GIGA Working Paper, No. 300, April 2017

Laurence Marfaing

Le long chemin vers la Chine: des commerçantes sénégalaises dans la mondialisation

in: Muriel Gomez-Perez (ed.), Femmes d’Afrique et émancipation. Entre normes sociales contraignantes et nouveaux possibles, Paris: Karthala, 2017, 409-440

Laurence Marfaing

Mobilität in Westafrika: Migranten als Akteure der Globalisierung

Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2017

Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

African Entrepreneurs in China: True Actors of Globalization

in: Ute Röschenthaler / Alessandro Jedlowski (eds.), Mobility between Africa, Asia and Latin America: Economic Networks and Cultural Interactions, London: Zed Books, 2017, 200-219

Laurence Marfaing

Les relations transsahariennes sur la longue durée: continuités et ruptures

in: Armelle Choplin / Nora Mareï / Olivier Pliez (eds.), L'afrique du Sahel et du Sahara à la Méditerranée, Paris: Atlande, 2017, 158-163

Max Montgomery

Colonial Legacy of Gender Inequality: Christian Missionaries in German East Africa

Politics & Society, 45, 2017, 2, 225-268

Kerstin Nolte / Kacana Sipangule

Land use competition in Sub-Saharan Africa’s rural areas

PEGNet Policy Brief, 10, 2017

Nkwachukwu Orji

Preventive action and conflict mitigation in Nigeria’s 2015 elections

Democratization, 24, 2017, 4, 707-723

Martin Ottmann

Rebel constituencies and rebel violence against civilians in civil conflict

Conflict Management and Peace Science, 34, 2017, 1, 27-51

Vita Roy

Stabilize, rebuild, prevent? An overview of post-conflict resource management tools

The Extractive Industries and Society, 4, 2017, 1, 227–234

Simone Schotte / Rocco Zizzamia / Murray Leibbrandt

Social stratification, life chances and vulnerability to poverty in South Africa

SALDRU Working Paper, 208, 2017

Julia Strasheim

Interim Governments and the Stability of Peace

Heidelberg: Universität Heidelberg, 2017

Jason Sumich

The Slow Decay of Southern Africa's Dominant-Party Regimes

GIGA Focus Africa, 08/2017

Christian von Soest / Julia Grauvogel

Identity, procedures and performance: how authoritarian regimes legitimize their rule

Contemporary Politics, 23, 2017, 3, 287-305

Tim Wegenast / Georg Strüver / Juliane Giesen / Mario Krauser

At Africa's Expense? Disaggregating the Social Impact of Chinese Mining Operations

GIGA Working Paper, No. 308, October 2017

Franzisca Zanker

Moving Beyond Hybridity: The Multi-Scalar Adaptation of Community Policing in Liberia

Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 11, 2017, 2, 166-185

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

Matthias Basedau

Ideen, Identitäten und Institutionen – Explikation eines multidimensionalen Religionsbegriffs in der Friedens- und Konfliktforschung

Zeitschrift für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung (ZeFKo), 2016, Sonderband 1, 235-265

Matthias Basedau / Birte Pfeiffer / Johannes Vüllers

Bad Religion? Religion, Collective Action, and the Onset of Armed Conflict in Developing Countries

Journal of Conflict Resolution, 60, 2016, 2, 226-255

Hans-Heinrich Bass / Robert Kappel / Karl Wohlmuth

Ansatzpunkte einer nationalen Beschäftigungsstrategie für Tunesien

2016

Bettina Bunk / Johannes Plagemann

Politökonomische Kurzanalyse (PÖK) 2016, Mosambik

2016

Luiz de Mello / Simone Schotte / Erwin R. Tiongson / Hernan Winkler

Greying the Budget: Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies

IZA Discussion Paper, 9681, 2016

Ulf Engel / Robert Kappel

"Afrika 2000" – die 17. VAD-Konferenz in Leipzig

in: Geert Castryck / Silke Strickrodt / Katja Werthmann (eds.), Festschrift Adam Jones, Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2016

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

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

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

Lena Giesbert / Simone Schotte

Africa’s New Middle Class: Fact and Fiction of Its Transformative Power

GIGA Focus Africa, 01/2016

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.)

Entrepreneurs africains et chinois: Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière

Paris: Karthala, 2016

Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing / Alena Thiel

Du rejet des autres à leur implication dans les dynamiques de changement social

in: Karsten Giese / Laurence Marfaing (eds.), Entrepreneurs africains et chinois, Les impacts sociaux d’une rencontre particulière, Paris: Karthala, 2016, 7-28

Simone Gobien / Björn Vollan

Exchanging Land for Solidarity: Solidarity Transfers among Voluntarily Resettled and Non-resettled Land-Reform Beneficiaries

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 98, 2016, 3, 802-818

Julia Grauvogel

Burundi after the 2015 Elections: A Conference Report

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

Nicole Hirt

Eritrean Refugees: The Pawns of European Interests

GIGA Focus Africa, 02/2016

Nicole Hirt

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

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

Nicole Hirt

Eritrea

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2015, 2016, 291-297

Nicole Hirt

Djibouti

in: Jon Abbink / Sebastian Elischer / Andreas Mehler / Henning Melber (eds.), Africa Yearbook 2015, 2016, 298-305

Robert Kappel

Von informellen Unternehmen zum African Mittelstand? Differenzierungen im afrikanischen Unternehmertum

in: Antje Daniel / Sebastian Müller / Florian Stoll / Rainer Oehlschläger (eds.), Mittelschichten, Mittelklassen oder Milieus in Afrika? Gesellschaften im Wandel, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2016, 87-110

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

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Apports financiers extérieurs et recettes fiscales en Afrique

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), Perspectives économiques en Afrique 2016: Villes durables et transformation structurelle, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 57-85

Robert Kappel

Ringen um Einfluss: Afrika im Fadenkreuz der Interessen

Neue Gesellschaft/Frankfurter Hefte, 63, 2016, 12, 40-44

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Fluxos financeiros externos e receitas fiscais em África

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), Perspetivas económicas em África 2016: Cidades sustentáveis e transformação estrutura, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 57-86

Robert Kappel

Der afrikanische Aufschwung – und seine Schattenseiten

WeltTrends, 111, 2016, 30-34

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

External financial flows and tax revenues for Africa

in: African Development Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Development Programme (ed.), African Economic Outlook 2016: Sustainable Cities and Structural Transformation, Paris: OECD Publishing, 2016, 51-76

Robert Kappel

Rise of the "African Mittelstand"

GIGA Focus Africa, 05/2016

Robert Kappel / Birte Pfeiffer / Helmut Reisen

Wie Chinas Neuausrichtung Afrikas Wachstum beeinflussen wird

Ökonomenstimme, 2016

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