Profiting from Crisis

How corporations and lawyers are scavenging profits from Europe’s crisis countries Cecilia Olivet & Pia Eberhardt Corporations, backed by lawyers, use international investment agreements to scavenge for profits by suing Europe’s crisis countries. While speculators making risky investments are protected,…
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The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP): A charter for deregulation, an attack on jobs, an end to democracy

A book b John Hilary. Ed. Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Büro Brüssel, 2014. Available in the following languages: German, English, French, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a comprehensive free trade and investment…
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S2B refutes European Commission’s defense of controversial investor-to-state dispute settlement

The European Commission recently issued two papers to address growing concerns among civil society and the wider general public over inclusion of the increasingly controversial investor-state dispute settlement mechanism (ISDS) in the EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Protection agreement (TTIP).…
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