TTIP: Lobbyparadies für Konzerne

Welche Unternehmen drängen am meisten auf das geplante EU-USA Handelsabkommen TTIP? Wer beeinflusst die Verhandlungsposition der EU? Acht neue Infographiken von Corporate Europe Observatory bringen Licht in die Konzern-Lobby hinter TTIP.

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