Matthias Basedau

German Overseas Institute (DUI)

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21

Hamburg, D-20354

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Context Matters - Rethinking the Resource Curse in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper No 1
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau
German Overseas Institute (DUI)
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Citation 15

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Sub-Saharan Africa, Natural Resources, Political Economy, Institutions, Violent Conflict, Socio-Economic Development, Democracy

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A Paradox of Plenty? Rent Distribution and Political Stability in Oil States

GIGA Working Paper No 21
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Wolfram Lacher
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
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Resource Curse, Paradox of Plenty, Oil, Rentier State, Violent Conflict, Political Stability, Developing World

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Factionalism in Political Parties: An Analytical Framework for Comparative Studies

GIGA Working Paper No 12
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Patrick Köllner
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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political parties, factionalism, party organization, electoral systems, party finance

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Measuring Party Institutionalization in Developing Countries: A New Research Instrument Applied to 28 African Political Parties

GIGA Working Paper No. 69
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Alexander Stroh
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Citation 20

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political parties, sub-Saharan Africa, institutionalization, stability, legitimacy

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The 'Ambivalence of the Sacred' in Africa: The Impact of Religion on Peace and Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper No 70
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Alexander De Juan
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Religion, Africa, ambivalence, civil war, violent conflict

Why do Some Oil Exporters Experience Civil War but Others Do Not? A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of Net Oil-Exporting Countries

GIGA Working Paper No. 157
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Thomas Richter
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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civil war, oil exports, resource curse, rentier state, QCA

Why Do Some Oil Exporters Experience Civil War but Others Do Not? A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of Net Oil-Exporting Countries

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2011
Matthias Basedau and Thomas Richter
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Managing Ethnic Conflict: The Menu of Institutional Engineering

GIGA Working Paper No 171
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau
German Overseas Institute (DUI)
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institutional engineering, ethnicity, conflict, conflict management

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Ethnicity and Party Systems in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa

GIGA Working Paper No. 100
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau and Alexander Stroh
German Overseas Institute (DUI) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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political parties, ethnic groups, voting intentions, multivariate logistic regression

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Promoting Peace and Democracy Through Party Regulation? Ethnic Party Bans in Africa

GIGA Working Paper No. 66
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Anika Becher and Matthias Basedau
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and German Overseas Institute (DUI)
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Sub-Saharan Africa, party bans, ethnicity, conflict, democracy

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Problems of Categorizing and Explaining Party Systems in Africa

GIGA Working Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Gero Erdmann and Matthias Basedau
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and German Overseas Institute (DUI)
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Africa, South of Sahara, party systems, conceptual analysis, democratisation, electoral system, social cleavage, ethnicity

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Cutting Bread or Cutting Throats? Findings from a New Database on Religion, Violence and Peace in Sub‐Saharan Africa, 1990 to 2008

GIGA Working Paper No. 159
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2014
Matthias Basedau, Johannes Vüllers and Georg Strüver
German Overseas Institute (DUI), German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
Downloads 85 (296,683)
Citation 1

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religion, sub‐Saharan Africa, violence, peace, conflict

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The Ambivalent Role of Religion for Sustainable Development: A Review of the Empirical Evidence

GIGA Working Papers, No 297, February 2017
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Matthias Basedau, Simone Gobien and Sebastian Prediger
German Overseas Institute (DUI), GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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religion, sustainable development, quantitative evidence, growth, inequality, education, conflict, health, multidimensionality

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Revisiting the Resource-Conflict Link: A Systematic Comparative Test of Causal Mechanisms in Four Major Oil-Exporting Countries

GIGA Working Paper No 175
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Matthias Basedau, Annegret Mähler and Miriam Shabafrouz
German Overseas Institute (DUI), Independent and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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oil, violent conflict, causal mechanism, resource curse

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

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 32, Issue 4, pp. 1106-1133, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Matthias Basedau, Simone Gobien and Sebastian Prediger
German Overseas Institute (DUI), GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Causal mechanism, Development, Multidimensionality, Quantiative evidence, Religion, Socioeconomic

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