Publications

Briefing Paper 27: Systems of Government: Semi-Presidential Models

June 1, 2012

In the early 20 th century, democracies were primarily built on two political systems: either a ...

Briefing Paper 26: Egypt – Assessment of Legal Framework for Presidential Elections

February 2, 2012

This paper analyses the recently adopted presidential election law, drawing on internationally agreed election standards as ...

Briefing Paper 25: Egypt – Prospects for Constitutional Reforms

February 1, 2012

This briefing paper examines the different constitutional scenarios, currently under discussion in Egypt. It argues that ...

Briefing Paper 24: Preliminary Assessment of Libya’s Draft Election Law

January 2, 2012

In early January 2012, the High Election Commission of Libya released a draft of the Election ...