The "I" in TTIP

Why the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Needs an Investment Chapter

Investment plays an outstanding role in the transatlantic market. TTIP has to include a comprehensive investment protection chapter to provide adequate protection to an investor, while also maintaining the State’s right to regulate in areas such as public health, consumer protection, and the environment. The BDI explains why investment protection is indispensable for TTIP and furthermore gives recommendations on which reforms to the current investment protection system are necessary and should be implemented in TTIP.