PD Dr. Stephan Klingebiel

Function: Head of department / Regular Visiting Professor (Stanford University)

Specialization: Political Scientist



Work areas:

  • Aid effectiveness & Political economy of aid
  • International Cooperation and Global Public Goods
  • Nexus of security and development
  • Governance in Africa
  • Regional and continental approaches in Africa

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces



E-mail Stephan.Klingebiel@remove-this.die-gdi.de
Phone +49 (0)228 94927-299
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130


Transnational public goods provision: the increasing role of rising powers and the case of South Africa
Klingebiel, Stephan (2017)
Third World Quarterly, DOI: 10.1080/01436597.2017.1333887


The Fragmentation of aid. Concepts, Measurements and Implications for development cooperation
Klingebiel, Stephan / Timo Mahn / Mario Negre (2016)
Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillian, September 2016


Public Sector Performance and Development Cooperation in Rwanda. Results-Based Approaches
Klingebiel, Stephan / Gonsior, Victoria / Jakobs, Franziska / Nikitka, Miriam (2017)
Palgrave Macmillan, 2017


Costs, Benefits and the Political Economy of Aid Coordination: The Case of the European Union
Stephan Klingebiel / Mario Negre / Pedro Morazán (2017)
European Journal of Development Research, 7 January 2017


Beyond aid: a conceptual perspective on the transformation of development cooperation
Klingebiel, Stephan / Heiner Janus / Sebastian Paulo (2014)
Journal of International Development

In the media

Zukunft der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit
Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung (bpb)
3 February 2015


Data revolution for sustainable development: towards capacity development 4.0
Keijzer, Niels / Stephan Klingebiel (2017)
Paris: Paris21 Partnership in Statistics for Development in the 21st Century (Dicsussion Paper 9, Revised Draft)