Not Enough Immigration? Leading German Economist Demands More Workers from Abroad

Germany was already roiled in a debate about immigration. Now, a leading economist in the country has said the country needs a half million immigrants a year to maintain economic strength. His comments come as many Germans are more worried than ever about being overrun by foreigners.
Germany is split over immigration.

Germany is split over immigration.

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cgh -- with wire reports