Our guest in this edition studied political science and international relations in Istanbul, then went to the US to work at the United Nations and later studied for a doctorate at the Columbia Law School. Dilek Kurban is currently political analyst and a Mercator IPC fellow at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, based in Berlin.
TTIP - The dispute over investor protection - Courts of arbitration, secret talks and million-euro compensations for private companies are some of the issues included in the bilateral investment treaty now being negotiated as part of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership or TTIP. Who stands to gain; who stands to lose? Made in Germany went after the answers.