The United States isn't the only country facing a fight over immigration, and other countries have turned to guest worker programs as one solution to the problem. However, such programs can sometimes create a whole new set of problems for the host country. Guests discuss what the United States can learn from the experience of other countries.
Demetrios Papademetriou; president of the Migration Policy Institute
Asuman Cetiner, 25-year-old Turkish German; parents came to Germany, as part of German guest worker program in the 1960s and 1970s; board member of BTBTM, a Berlin-based student organization that defends minority rights in Germany
Philip Martin, professor of agricultural economics at UC-Davis; chairs UC Comparative Immigration & Integration Program