The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination supports a publication program that disseminates research conducted as part of Institute projects. The published output from LISD includes working papers, policy papers, occasional papers, policy briefs and papers, commentaries, edited volumes, and book-length policy reports as part of the Liechtenstein Colloquium Report series.

Recent Publications

 

Authors:
Loren B. Landau
Caroline Wanjiku Kihato
Hannah Postel
May 2019
Publication
March 2019

It is apparent that, all Koreans, regardless of whether they are in favor of reunification or not, do feel like one people. The South believes the North is separated and lives under an authoritarian regime, and new initiatives should eventually lead to a softening of the border, thus opening possible long-term perspectives of reunification.

Commentary
Authors:
Benedict Pöttering
November 2018

The European Union has never witnessed its democracies and the EU itself under such attack and in vital danger—from inside and outside.

Commentary
Authors:
Safi Khalilullah
Joseph Mohr
September 2018
Publication
Authors:
Beth English
Jack Aiello
Maya Aronoff
Dina Chotrani
Isabel Docampo
Kasia Kalinowska
Rebekah Ninan
Sarah Sakha
Caitlin Quinn
Angela Wu
August 2018
Publication
Authors:
Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination
All Survivors Project
August 2018
Publication
Authors:
Irene Burke
August 2018
Publication
Authors:
Joseph Mohr
July 2018

Despite the dismissive tone of many Taliban commentators, the pressure might contribute over time in forcing the Taliban leaders to seek relief for Pakistan by engaging in a peace process."

Commentary
Authors:
Walter Posch
April 2018

 "Israel especially made it clear that a deployment of these groups close to the Israeli border will be regarded as a threat and therefore, will be forcefully resisted,"

Commentary
October 2017

 "Determining one’s own destiny, also known as 'self-determination,' has been one of the most complex, intricate, emotion-mobilizing, aspiration-creating concept in our world,..." 

Commentary
Authors:
Carles Boix
October 2017

 Is there any federation that includes constitutional mechanisms to prevent the exploitation of one of its members by the remaining members of that federation? And, additionally, is that type of federation possible in Spain?"

Commentary
Authors:
Walter Posch
September 2017

"...without a regional consensus or at least a powerful state as partner on the ground, and without a real American commitment and strong and sustained support, declaring independence remains a risky endeavor, albeit a highly popular one."

Commentary