Dr. Alexander De Juan

Former GIGA Team member

Dr. Alexander De Juan


  • Awards

    • Nils Petter Gleditsch JPR Article of the Year Award 2015, Sage publishing , 2016

    Dr. Alexander De Juan

    Former GIGA Team member



    GIGA Working Papers | 05/2022

    Large-Scale Land Deals and Social Conflict: Evidence and Policy Implications

    How do large-scale land acquisitions increase the risk of conflict, and what kind of policies can mitigate this effect? The authors address these questions with a policy-oriented synthesis of prior research and develop policy recommendations in highlighting the need for regulatory frameworks, consultation, and transparency.

    Journal of Conflict Resolution | 2019

    Social Inequality, State-Centered Grievances, and Protest – Evidence from South Africa

    Eva Wegner

    Former GIGA Team member

    World Development | 2019

    The Historical Roots of Cooperative Behavior - Evidence from Eastern Congo

    Dr. Carlo Koos

    Associate

    British Journal of Political Science | 2019

    The Territorial Expansion of the Colonial State: Evidence from German East Africa 1890-1909

    Prof. Dr. Jan Pierskalla

    Former Associate

    Research Project | 01/03/2019 - 31/12/2021

    Large-Scale Land Acquisitions, Rural Change, and Social Conflict

    By combining theoretical and methodological approaches in political science, economics, and environmental sciences, this project analyzes the effects of large-scale land acquisitions on rural structural change and social conflicts in order to advance academic research, provide international policy advice, and inform the work of local advocacy and development organizations.
    BMZ, 2019-2022

    Workshop | 21/09/2020 - 22/09/2020

    Networks and Career Advancement in Dictatorships: Evidence from the German Democratic Republic

    Empirical Peace and Conflict Research Workshop
    , Online event Organisers: Hertie School of Governance, German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies, Working Group Methods Dr. Felix Haaß (Speaker), Dr. Alexander De Juan (Speaker), Prof. Dr. Jan Pierskalla (Speaker)

    Dr. Felix Haaß

    Prof. Dr. Jan Pierskalla

    Cooperation Event | 26/05/2020 - 27/05/2020

    Palm Oil Investments and Social Conflicts – Evidence from Surveys and Experiments in Rural Liberia

    Sustainable Rural Transformation in Africa, Online event Organisers: University of Ghana, Maria Sibylla Merian Institute for Advanced Studies in Africa, University of Ghana, German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) Dr. Lisa Hoffmann (Speaker), Dr. Alexander De Juan (Speaker), Prof. Dr. Jann Lay (Speaker)

    GIGA Talk | 30/05/2018

    New Security Threats in Africa: What Responses Are Called For?

    New Security Threats in Africa: What Responses Are Called For?, GIGA Berlin, Berlin Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) Prof. Dr. Christian von Soest (Panelist), Dr. Alexander De Juan (Panelist), Christian Resch (Discussant), Marina Peter (Discussant)

    Neue Sicherheitsbedrohungen in Afrika: Welche Antworten sind nötig?. Vorträge und Diskussion

    Teaching | University of Konstanz | 2017

    International Administration and Conflict Management

    University of Konstanz Konstanz Germany

    Teaching | University of Konstanz | 2017

    Research Colloquium

    University of Konstanz Konstanz Germany

    Teaching | University of Konstanz | 2017

    Introduction to Methods of Political Geography

    University of Konstanz Konstanz Germany

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