Shhhh! It's the L-Word

Szlanko, Balint
July 2008
Transitions Online;7/14/2008, p4
The article presents information on the lack of support for lobbyists in Hungary. According to the author, there is a fundamental misunderstanding in many Eastern European countries of what lobbying is about and how it works. So companies are particularly ill-suited to be successful in the European Union system. Political corruption is stated to be almost always related to campaign financing. But there are no political campaigns in Brussels because most decision-makers are appointed.


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