Table 4 Comparison of clusters in South East Asia map and US map
South East Asia mapUS map
Avoiding economic regulation on tobaccoLegal and economic intimidation
Lobbying and political influenceLobbying and legislative strategy
Usurping the agenda
Corrupting and manipulating scienceUndermining science
Marketing tactics and image buildingPublic relations
Usurping the agenda
Self serving industry youth programmes
Business and investment strategiesLegal and economic intimidation
Deceiving the publicMedia manipulation
Creating the illusion of support
Silence and reduce oppositionHarassment