A Short quote from Margaret Thatcher’s book ‘Statecraft’..
“Many African governments get away with kleptocracy. Several Asian governments get away with disrespect for fundamental human rights. Most European governments get away with high taxation and over regulation. Bad policies inflict damage on those who practice them, as well as those on whose behalf they are practised, but bad government is still eminently possible”
And so, in over ten years, I would say not much has changed, not really…