Publications

Geopolitical Competition

Ghincea, M. (2022). Afterword: the Russo-Ukrainian war and great power competition. In Great Powers’ Foreign Policy (pp. 472-492). Brill.

Ghincea, M. (2022). Restraint! The Security Implications of Paradigmatic Shift in US Foreign PolicyThe EU and NATO Approaches to the Black Sea Region. Conference Proceedings. Presa Universitară Clujeană.

Ghincea, M., Volintiru, C., & Nikolovski, I. (2021). China’s demand-driven influence in Central-Eastern Europe and the Western Balkans: A political and economic regional comparison. Policy Report. Global Focus.

Ghincea, M. & Pleșca, L. Geopolitical Competition, EU Enlargement, and Foreign Policy Alignment. Working Paper.

Ghincea, M. Geopolitical Competition and the Rule of Law in the Western Balkans. Working Paper.

Ghincea, M. & Volintiru, C. Wiggle Room: The Demand Side of China’s Influence in Central and Eastern Europe. Working Paper.

Domestic Politics of International Relations

Ghincea, M. (2024). Manufacturing Consensus: The Domestic Politics of Foreign and Security Policy. Ph.D. Thesis. European University Institute.

Ghincea, M. Shourded in Secrecy. Explaining Why Some Countries Refuse to Disclose Their Military Aid to Ukraine. Under Review.

Ghincea, M. Manufacturing Consensus: Political Contestation, Partisan Entrapment, and Military Interventions. Under Review.

Ghincea, M. Contesting Zeitenwende: Party Politics and Germany’s Ukraine Policy. Under Review.

Romanian Foreign and Security Policy (Selection)

Ghincea, M. & Zulean, M. (2024). Protracted Transition: Civilian Control Over the Military and Intelligence in Romania. In Post-Communist Progress and Stagnation at 35: The Case of Romania. Palgrave MacMillan.

Ghincea, M., & Inayeh, A. (2024). Security Cooperation in the Wider Black Sea Region. Policy Report. Global Focus.

Troncotă-Cazaban, M., Bărăgănescu, C., Ghincea, M. & Răuță, R.(2024). The European Integration Process in the Western Balkans: Romanian Perspectives and Directions. Policy Report. European Institute of Romania.

Ghincea, M. (2021). Zeitenwende. Time for a Reassessment of Romania’s Foreign Policy?. Policy Report. Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Romania.