Matthias Basedau / Thomas Richter

Why Do Some Oil Exporters Experience Civil War but Others Do Not? Investigating the Conditional Effects of Oil

European Political Science Review | 2014

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    European Political Science Review







    Prof. Dr. Matthias Basedau

    Director of the GIGA Institute for African Affairs / Editor GIGA Focus Africa

    T. +49 (0)40 - 428

    Dr. Thomas Richter

    Lead Research Fellow / Head of Research Programme "Accountability and Participation" Editor GIGA Focus Middle East

    T. +49 (0)40 - 428

    Energy Research & Social Science | 07/2022

    Whither Rentierism Following the 2014 Oil Price Decline: Trajectories of Policy Adjustment in the Arab Gulf

    This paper looks at key trajectories of policy adjustment across member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)—a region shaped by state-controlled income from exporting hydrocarbons—since 2014, the year in which the price of crude oil dropped significantly.


    Do Different Autocracies Spend Differently? Patronage, Distributional Coalition Size, and Adjustment Trajectories

    Conference 06/04/2018


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