The "Bottom-up Safeguard Clause"
The Canton of Ticino today presented the model of a "bottom-up safeguard clause" for the implementation of the initiative on mass immigration (Masseneinwanderungsinitiative). The model had been developed at the ETH's Chair of Negotiation and Conflict Management under the leadership of Prof. Michael Ambühl.
The following documents are available:
- the press release in German, French and Italian;
- the presentation of the "bottom-up safeguard clause";
- the complete study in French (PDF, 1.5 MB);
- the summary in German, French and Italian.
See also the piece "Tessin will Grenzgänger-Bremse" in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung.