Christian von Soest

GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies

Senior Research Fellow

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21

Hamburg, DE D-20354

Germany

http://staff.giga-hamburg.de/soest

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How Does Neopatrimonialism Affect the African State? The Case of Tax Collection in Zambia

GIGA Working Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Christian von Soest
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Neopatrimonialism, collection of revenue, tax systems, Zambia, African state, donors

Sanctions and Democratization in the Post-Cold War Era

GIGA Working Paper No 212
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Christian von Soest and Michael Wahman
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Michigan State University - Department of Political Science
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sanctions, authoritarian regimes, persistence, regime change, ruler exit, concession costs, post‐Cold War era

Sanctions and Democratization in the Post-Cold War Era

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Christian von Soest and Michael Wahman
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Michigan State University - Department of Political Science
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sanctions, democratization, authoritarian regimes, regime stability, cost of concession

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How Do Non-Democratic Regimes Claim Legitimacy? Comparative Insights from Post-Soviet Countries

GIGA Working Paper No. 277
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Aug 2015
Christian von Soest and Julia Grauvogel
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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authoritarian regimes, claims to legitimacy, adaptation, expert survey, Post-Soviet countries

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Informal Institutions Compared - Persistence and Change of Neopatrimonialism in Various World Regions

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2009
Christian von Soest
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Neopatrimonialism, informal institutions, comparison

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AIDS, Access to Medicines, and the Different Roles of the Brazilian and South African Governments in Global Health Governance

GIGA Working Paper No. 86
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
affiliation not provided to SSRN, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), University of Hamburg and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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global health governance, HIV/AIDS in Brazil and South Africa, discoursive

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Between Conflict and Cooperation - Global-National Interfaces and the Fight Against Hiv/Aids in Brazil and South Africa

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
Christian von Soest, Gilberto Calcagnotto and Martin Weinel
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and Cardifff University - School of Social Sciences
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Global Health Governance, HIV, AIDS, Brazil, South Africa, ARVs

Measuring the Capability to Raise Revenue - Process and Output Dimensions and Their Application to the Zambia Revenue Authority

GIGA Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
Christian von Soest
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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capability to raise revenue, revenue authority, tax administration, Zambia

Measuring the Capability to Raise Revenue: Process and Output Dimensions and Their Application to the Zambia Revenue Authority

GIGA Working Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Christian von Soest
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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capability to raise revenue, revenue authority, tax administration, Zambia

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Stagnation of a 'Miracle': Botswana’s Governance Record Revisited

GIGA Working Paper No. 99
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Christian von Soest
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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neopatrimonialism, corruption, governance, institutions, interests, development

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Structural Stability: On the Prerequisites of Nonviolent Conflict Management

GIGA Working Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 May 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
German Institute of Global and Area Studies, University of Leipzig - Institute of African Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), University of Leipzig and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Structural stability, violence, human security, development aid, conflict management, prerequisites of nonviolence

How Neopatrimonialism Affects Tax Administration: A Comparative Study of Three World Regions

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Christian von Soest, Karsten Bechle and Nina Korte
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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neopatrimonialism, governance, institutions, Argentina, Venezuela, Indonesia, Philippines, Kenya, Zambia

How Neopatrimonialism Affects Tax Administration: A Comparative Study of Three World Regions

GIGA Working Paper No 172
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Aug 2012
Christian von Soest, Karsten Bechle and Nina Korte
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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neopatrimonialism, governance, institutions, Argentina, Venezuela, Indonesia, Philippines, Kenya, Zambia

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Are All Dictators Equal? The Selective Targeting of Democratic Sanctions Against Authoritarian Regimes

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Aug 2013
Christian von Soest and Michael Wahman
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and Michigan State University - Department of Political Science
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democratic sanctions, authoritarian regimes, democratization, imposition, threats

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Regime Legitimation Strategies (RLS) 1900 to 2018

V-Dem Working Paper 2019:86
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Apr 2019
Göteborg University - Department of Political Science, University of Florida, Humboldt University of Berlin, Göteborg University - Department of Political Science and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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