Migration for Employment Bilateral Agreements at a Crossroads: Recruitment of Foreign Labour in Germany and Switzerland
Abstract:A comparison between the Swiss and German migration policies might not seem very straightforward at first, even though the two countries are neighbours and share many structural features (i.e. economic, institutional, linguistic and cultural). After all, Switzerland continuously pursued a policy of labour immigration throughout the entire post‐war era. Germany, however, in 1973 stopped recruitment of persons outside of the...
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2004-12-01