Regional Studies

Charting a course towards improved territorial governance. 

Our Expert's Regional Studies section is dedicated to the delivery of strategic insight and the elaboration of sustainable policy solutions focusing on the politics of territoriality. Academics, policy experts and decision-makers from all around the world share their viewpoints and researches on a plethora of geographically and spatially related thematic concentrations. Among these include, just to mention a few, sub-national actors, supranationalism, ASEAN, NAFTA, the Mercosur and other regional trading blocs, urban and rural studies and the politics of independence movements.


Dieter Boden

This article is a book review of Philipp Ammon, Georgien zwischen Eigenstaatlichkeit und russischer Okkupation. Die Wurzeln des Konflikts vom 18. Jh. bis 1924, Frankfurt/M 2020. This is the fascinating…

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Esmira Jafarova

When Armenia occupied about 20 percent of Azerbaijani territories in the consequence of the military assault against the latter and the resulting active military hostilities at the beginning of the…

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Jamyan Koo

The priority of Russian foreign policy has been oriented toward the Western direction, bordering Europe although Asian parts from a geographical point of view more occupy the territories of the…

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Monim Benaïssa, Part-Time Professor in Comparative Politics in the Middle East and North Africa, investigates the… https://t.co/Z5pM3becbx

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