Dr. rer. pol. Stefan Mair

Dr. rer. pol. Stefan Mair


Executive Board
Director

stefan.mair(at)swp-berlin.org

Since October 1, 2020 Director of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs and Executive Chairman of the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP)

2010-2020 Member of the Executive Board of the Federation of German Industries (BDI)

2007-2009 Research Director of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)

1992-2007 and 2009-2010 research associate at SWP, until March 2001 head of the Middle East and Africa Research Division, 2001-2007 and 2009-2010 member of SWP's executive board

1992 Doctorate, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

1989-1992 PhD scholarship at the ifo Institute for Economic Research, Munich, Developing Countries Departm

Areas of Expertise:

Foreign and security policy challenges of Germany and the EU; Geopolitical and geoeconomic dynamics; Trade and foreign economic policy


SWP Publications (selection):

Stefan Mair, Volker Perthes (eds.)

European Foreign and Security Policy

Challenges and Opportunities for the German EU Presidency

SWP Research Paper 2006/RP 10, October 2006, 81 Pages
Stefan Mair

Refugees from Africa

Can a Marshall Plan Help?

SWP Comment 2004/C 16, August 2004, 4 Pages
Stefan Mair

Terrorism and Africa

On the Danger of Further Attacks in Sub-Saharan Africa

SWP Comment 2003/C 01, February 2003, 4 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Stefan Mair, Dirk Messner, Lutz Meyer (eds.)

Germany and the World 2030

Berlin: Econ Verlag, 2018, 365 S.
Stefan Mair

From Geopolitics to Geoeconomics

in: Stefan Mair, Dirk Messner, Lutz Meyer (Hg.): Germany and the World 2030, Berlin: Econ Verlag, 2018, S. 75-81
Stefan Mair, Hauke Dierks

Promotion of Democracy and Human Rights

in: Jörg Husar / Günther Maihold (eds.), Europe and New Leading Powers: Towards Partnership in Strategic Policy Areas, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden 2010, pp. 87-99
Stefan Mair

The New World of Privatized Violence

in: Internationale Politik und Gesellschaft, Bonn, 2003, 2, pp. 11-28
Stefan Mair

German Interests and German African Policy

in: Ulf Engel / Robert Kappel (eds.), German Africa Policy - Revisited. Interests, Images and Incrementalism, Politics and Economics in Africa, Vol. 4, pp. 9 - 17, LIT-Verlag, Münster 2002

SWP Comments

Dominic Vogel
German Armed Forces Approaching Outer Space

The Air and Space Operations Centre As a Gateway to Multi-domain Operations


Sinem Adar, Nicola Bilotta, Aurélien Denizeau, Sinan Ekim, Dorothée Schmid, Günter Seufert, Ilke Toygür, Karol Wasilewski
Customs Union: Old Instrument, New Function in EU-Turkey Relations


SWP Research Papers