Dr. Lars Brozus


Research Division: The Americas
Associate

lars.brozus(at)swp-berlin.org

phone:+49 30 88007-323

2006-2010 Managing Director, SFB 700 »Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood«, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin

2002-2006 Foreign Policy Advisor, German Parliament, Berlin

2001-2002 Research Associate, Institute for Political Science, TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt

1995-2001 Research Associate, Institute for Intercultural and International Studies, University Bremen, Bremen

Areas of Expertise:

Democracy promotion, Fragile states, Nation- and state-building, Responsibility to protect

Strategic foresight, global governance, science-policy link


SWP Publications (selection):

Lars Brozus (ed.)

While We Were Planning

Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018

SWP Research Paper 2018/RP 05, September 2018, 46 Pages
Lars Brozus

2022: The First Female Secretary - General of the United Nations

in: Lars Brozus (ed.)
While We Were Planning

Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018

Contributions to Research Papers 2018/RP 05, September 2018, 46 Pages, S. 26-30

Lars Brozus, Marco Overhaus

US Foreign Policy after the 2016 Elections

Presidential Contenders’ Opposing Concepts and Domestic Political Dynamics

SWP Comment 2016/C 33, July 2016, 4 Pages
Lars Brozus (ed.)

Unexpected, Unforeseen, Unplanned

Scenarios of International Foreign and Security Policy. Foresight Contributions 2015

SWP Research Paper 2016/RP 01, January 2016, 56 Pages
Lars Brozus, Johannes Thimm

Mississippi Blues: National Crisis in the United States

in: Lars Brozus (ed.)
Unexpected, Unforeseen, Unplanned

Scenarios of International Foreign and Security Policy. Foresight Contributions 2015

Contributions to Research Papers 2016/RP 01, January 2016, 56 Pages, S. 11-16

External Publications (selection):

Lars Brozus, Christian Jetzlsperger, Gregor Walter-Drop

Policy

in: The Oxford Handbook of Governance and Limited Statehood, April 2018
Lars Brozus, Hanns Maull

Think Tanks and Foreign Policy

in: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics, September 2017, 24 pages
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Rio de Janeiro) (ed.), Lars Brozus

Elements of a democratically-based anti-authoritarian Foreign Policy

in: World Politics of Security (XII Forte de Copacabana Conference - International Security: A European - South American Dialogue) January 2015, pp. 321-332
Lars Brozus, Jessica von Farkas

Germany and R2P

Common but Differentiated Responsibility?

in: Hanns Seidel Foundation et al. (eds.): The Responsibility to Protect - From Evasive to Reluctant Action? The Role of Global Middle Powers, Johannisburg, 2012, pp. 53-69
Lars Brozus

Applying the Governance Concept to Areas of Limited Statehood

Implications for International Foreign and Security Policy

in: Thomas Risse (ed.): Governance without a State? New York: Columbia University Press, 2011, pp. 262-280

In the Media/ »Point of View« (selection):

Lars Brozus

"No Crystal Ball"

The editor of the SWP study “While We Were Planning”, Lars Brozus, speaks about the potential benefits of scientifically grounded foresight.

Point of View, September 2018
Oliver Geden, Lars Brozus

Beware the Rise of the Post-Factual Expert

Most researchers and experts strongly believe that myths, half-truths and lies are weaker than facts. It follows that populist parties and politicians peddling such fictions will ultimately disappoint their supporters. Oliver Geden and Lars Brozus beg to differ.

Point of View, June 2017
Stephan Roll, Lars Brozus

The Regeni murder: Egypt′s repression of academics and journalists

The murder of an Italian academic one year ago was yet another tragic reminder that it is barely possible to conduct independent research in Egypt these days. But German and European policies on Egypt rely on scholarly analyses, say Stephan Roll and Lars Brozus.

Point of View, February 2017
Lars Brozus, Oliver Geden

Study policymaking

What scientists should focus on - and fear - under Trump. Nine experts reflect on where researchers should direct their efforts during the next US administration.

in: Nature Opinion, 11.11.2016, (online)
Lars Brozus, Stephan Roll

The long arm of the dictator

From the very outset, Egypt's President Sisi has pursued policies of exclusion and polarisation. It is time for the EU to hold him to account and ensure that any aid granted is made contingent upon political inclusion and better governance, say Stephan Roll and Lars Brozus.

Point of View, June 2016

SWP Comments

Laura von Daniels
On US Government Trade Policy

Trump’s ‘America First’ Policy Puts Pressure on the EU


Evita Schmieg
Los estándares laborales en los acuerdos comerciales: ¿un camino hacia una mayor sostenibilidad?

El caso de Colombia muestra el potencial y los límites de las cláusulas contractuales bilaterales


SWP Research Papers

Johannes Thimm
From Exception to Normalcy

The United States and the War on Terrorism


Lars Brozus (ed.)
While We Were Planning

Unexpected Developments in International Politics. Foresight Contributions 2018