China's Immigration Problem Gady Epstein, Forbes Magazine dated July 19, 2010 Illegal aliens are streaming across a porous border for low-paying jobs Employers have vacancies to fill, the minimum wage is going up, workers are demanding more and the legal burdens of hiring are mounting. So bosses are looking across the border for much cheaper, illegal labor, from a pool of people willing to work for a lot less than the natives. China's Immigration Problem - Forbes.com Illegal immigration is encouraged by greed and greed will be the downfall of many countries that depend on cheap illegal labor. Case on point. USA. I remember when unskilled American did those jobs that they are accused of not wanting to do and we prospered. We have 14 million unemployed Americans and they will do anything to earn a dollar. We are find out the hard way that nothing comes cheap. Just wait until China have 20 million illegals.