Publications

Introduction

Welcome to the Afrobarometer publications section. For short, topical analyses, try our briefing papers (for survey rounds 1-5) and dispatches (starting with Round 6). For longer, more technical analyses of policy issues, check our policy papers. Our working papers are full-length analytical pieces developed for publication in academic journals or books. You can also search the entire publications database by keyword(s), language, country, and/or author.

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Popular discontent with economy and democracy predates recent anti-austerity protests. Read more
[PORTUGUESE] A maioria dos Moçambicanos vêem o voto como um bom dever dos cidadãos - talvez uma indicação de que apesar dos elevados níveis actuais de insatisfação, não desistiram totalmente da democracia. Read more
Faith in democracy is slipping in Mozambique. Read more
Citizens see positive impact of mining in Madagascar. Read more
After 33-year absence, Moroccans bring decidedly mixed attitudes toward regional integration. Read more
Citizens say it builds trust in government, but bias hurts its credibility. Read more
WP171: Do electoral handouts affect voting behavior?
Evidence from five African countries shows little to no effect on voter turnout or vote shares. Read more
Despite progress, one-fourth of Ghanaians still experience water shortage. Read more
Popular trust in courts is high, but long delays, high costs, corruption, and complex procedures are barriers to access. Read more
What role do media freedom and election management autonomy play? Read more

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