Welcome to the Chair of International Politics / LS Internationale Politik


Current Topics

YouTube Vortrag zur neuen US-Handelspolitik unter Präsident Biden
Vortrag von Stefan Schirm: "Von Trump zu Biden: Was ändert sich in der US-Handelspolitik?" via YouTube-Lifestream. Veranstalter: Bayerische Amerika-Akademie und Gesellschaft für Außenpolitik [Video hier]

Refining domestic politics theories of IPE: a societal approach
Stefan Schirm (2020) Refining domestic politics theories of IPE: a societal approach to governmental preferences, Politics 40(4) 396-412 [free access]

Section on Domestic Politics in IPE at EISA's 2021 PEC
The annual conference of the European International Studies Association (EISA) on September 13-17, 2021 hosts a Section on "The Domestic Politics of Global Governance and International Disruption", which is chaired by Stefan Schirm and Aukje van Loon [EISA 2021 section list]

MA SOWI GTG als Double Degree mit der Universität Breslau
Studierende des MA SOWI 'Globalisierung, Transnationalisierung und Governance' können zwei Abschlüsse erwerben, wenn sie mindestens ein Semester an der polnischen Partner-Universität verbringen [hier][hier]

Sprechstunden in der vorlesungsfreien Zeit
Prof. Dr. Schirm, nach Vereinbarung
Dr. van Loon, nach Vereinbarung
Novak, M.A., nach Vereinbarung
Andreeva, M.A., nach Vereinbarung
Baydag, M.Sc., nach Vereinbarung

New flyer on the Master GTG
A new English language flyer for our MA Programme "Globalisation, Transnationalisation and Governance" is now available [here]

Stefan A. Schirm: Selected Publications [pdf and links]
2019: In pursuit of self-determination and redistribution: emerging powers and Western anti-establishment voters in international politics, Global Affairs, 5(2), 115-130. [free pdf]

2018: The Domestic Politics of European Preferences towards Global Economic Governance, New Global Studies 12(3), 303-324.[more]

2018: Societal foundations of governmental preference formation in the Eurozone crisis, European Politics and Society, 19(1), 63-78 [available at]

2016 'Domestic Ideas, Institutions, or Interests? Explaining Governmental Preferences Towards Global Economic Governance', International Political Science Review, 37(1), 66-80 (OnlineFirst 3 July 2014) [available at]

2013 'Global Politics are Domestic Politics. A Societal Approach to Divergence in the G20', Review of International Studies 39(3), 685-706 [article as pdf]

2011 'Varieties of Strategies: Societal Influences on British and German responses to the Global Economic Crisis', Journal of Contemporary European Studies 19(1), 47-62 [more] [article as pdf]

2010 'Leaders in Need of Followers: Emerging Powers in Global Governance' European Journal of International Relations 16(2), 197-221 [more]

2009 'Ideas and Interests in Global Financial Governance: Comparing German and US Preference Formation', Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 22(3), 501-521 [more][article as pdf]

Aukje van Loon: Selected Publications
2020 'The Selective Politicization of Transatlantic Trade Negotiations' in: De Bièvre, D., Costa, O., Garcia-Duran, P. and Eliasson, J. (eds.) Special Issue on Politicization of EU Trade Policy across Time and Space, Politics and Governance, 8(1), 325-335. [open access]

2018 'The political economy of EU trade policy: what do we (not) know? Literaturbericht. Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft 28(1), 97-110. [available at]

2018 'Domestic politics and national differences in restructuring EU financial supervision', in: European Politics and Society, 19(3), 247-263. [available at]

2018 'Diverging German and British governmental trade policy preferences in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations', in: Journal of Contemporary European Studies, 26(2), 165-179. [available at]

Publications (selection)