IDCAR is a research network of scholars investigating the international diffusion and cooperation of authoritarian regimes, coordinated by the GIGA.
Marc Lynch (POMEPS) and André Bank and Thomas Richter (GIGA) jointly organized a research workshop on Transnational Diffusion, Cooperation and Learning in the Middle East and North Africa during and after the Arab uprisings.more
In early June, a workshop organized jointly by the GIGA and POMEPS brings together scholars from North America and Europe to discuss their research on diffusion, demonstration, learning, cooperation and direct intervention during and after the Arab uprisings.more
Georg Strüver's new paper sheds light on China's international alignment decisions by examining the nation's partnership diplomacy in the period from 1990 to 2014.more
The working paper "Institutionalising Civilian Control of the Military in New Democracies: Theory and Evidence from South Korea" has been published by the GIGA.more
Julia Grauvogel from the Institute of African Affairs has started working in the IDCAR network as the new doctoral research fellow replacing May Darwich.more