Publications

See also my profiles at google.scholar and researchgate.

Books

EU Democracy Promotion by Functional Cooperation: The European Union and Its Neighbourhood.

2015, co-authored with S. Lavenex, F. Schimmelfennig, T. Skripka, A. Wetzel. Palgrave [»].
-> reviewed by J. Völkel (2015) in Democratization [»].

Do All Good Things Go Together? Conflicting Objectives in Democracy Promotion.

2013, edited with J. Leininger, S. Grimm. Routledge [»]

Articles

The Two Sides of Functional Cooperation with Authoritarian Regimes: A Multi-level Perspective on the Conflict of Objectives between Political Stability and Democratic Change.

2012, Democratization 19(3): 575-601 [»].
-> reprinted in: J. Leininger, S. Grimm and T. Freyburg (eds) Do All Good Things Go Together? Conflicting Objectives in Democracy Promotion. Routledge.

Transgovernmental Networks as Catalysts for Democratic Change? EU Functional Cooperation with Arab Authoritarian Regimes and Socialization of Involved State Officials into Democratic Governance.

2011, Democratization 18(4): 1001-25 [»].
-> reprinted in: S. Lavenex and F. Schimmelfennig (eds) Democracy Promotion in the EU’s Neighbourhood: From Leverage to Governance? Routledge.
-> reviewed by D. Panchuk and F. Bossuyt (2014) in Democratization [»].

Demokratisierung durch Zusammenarbeit? Funktionale Kooperation mit autoritären Regimen und Sozialisation in demokratischem Regieren..

2011, Zeitschrift für Internationale Beziehungen/ German Journal of International Relations 18(1): 5-46 [»].
-> reprinted in World Political Science Review 8(1). 2012. (“Planting the Seeds of Change Inside? Functional Cooperation with Authoritarian Regimes and Socialization into Democratic Governance”) [»].
-> T. Bräuninger (2012) Fruchtbarer Boden oder doch nur Wüste? Eine Replik auf Tina Freyburg [Fertile soil or just a desert? A Reply ], ZIB 19(1): 85-101 [»]
-> T. Freyburg (2012) Wenn die Wüste blüht. Eine Replik auf Thomas Bräuninger [When the desert blooms], ZIB 19(1): 103-120 [»].

Democracy Promotion through Functional Cooperation? The Case of the European Neighbourhood Policy

2011, Democratization 18(4): 1026-54 (with S. Lavenex, F. Schimmelfennig, T. Skripka, A. Wetzel) [»].
-> reprinted in: S. Lavenex and F. Schimmelfennig (eds) Democracy Promotion in the EU’s Neighbourhood: From Leverage to Governance? Routledge.

National Identity Matters: The Limited Impact of EU Political Conditionality in the Western Balkans.

2010, Journal of European Public Policy 17(2): 262-80 (with S. Richter) [»].

EU Promotion of Democratic Governance in the Neighbourhood.

2009, Journal of European Public Policy 16(6): 916-34 (with S. Lavenex, F. Schimmelfennig, T. Skripka, A. Wetzel) [»].
-> reprinted in: S. Lavenex and F. Schimmelfennig (eds) EU External Governance: Projecting EU Rules beyond Membership. Routledge.

Chapters

Democracy Promotion By Functional Cooperation.

in press. T. Schumacher, T. Demmelhuber, and A. Marchetti (eds.) Routledge Handbook of the European Neighbourhood Policy, Routledge (with S. Lavenex).

Neue Wege der externen Demokratieförderung: Demokratisches Regieren in der Europäischen Nachbarschaftspolitik. [Promoting Democratic Governance in the European Neighbourhood: An Innovative Model].

2008.  G. Erdmann and M. Kneuer (eds) Externe Faktoren der Demokratisierung, Nomos: 169-93 (with S. Lavenex, F. Schimmelfennig, T. Skripka, A. Wetzel).


Working papers

Transnational Influences and Socialization into Democratic Administrative Governance in Authoritarian Contexts.

2012. Centre for Comparative and International Studies (CIS) Working Paper No. 77, Zurich [»].

Democracy between the Lines? EU Promotion of Democratic Governance via Sector-specific Co-operation.

2007. NCCR Democracy Working Paper No. 5, Zurich (with T. Skripka, A. Wetzel) [»].