Research focus

Our research focuses:

Prof. Gardini, Ph.D.:

  • Foreign Policy Analysis (of Latin American countries and/or comparative)
  • Regional integration (Latin America and comparative)
  • International Organization (theoretical arguments with empirical illustrations)
  • Topics relevant to the nexus between international power, order and institutions

Prof. Dr Ammon:

  • Culture and economic models
  • Business and management styles in France and Italy
  • History and Politics of France
  • Business and society in France.

Dr Christina Stolte:

  • Brazil’s foreign and economic policy
  • The rise of new powers in the international system.
  • Social-psychological factors in International Relations
  • Regionalism and Interregionalism in the Americas.

Nelia Miguel Müller, M.A.:

  • Political and economic relations between Latin America and the European Union, with a particular focus on Brazil.
  • Politics, economics and society of Brazil, Portugal and Spain.