More corrupt nations has grown economically, India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Bangladesh
How can corruption be measured by a single number?
Corruption is complex and multi-demensional. Some corruptions block development; some merely benefit unfairly from development, etc.
Pawn in Cold War
Malaria, Tropical Disease, 50 billion cases/yr., 3 million deaths/yr, 90% in Africa, Huge economic impact, Fact: Africa's strain of Malaria is much worst than others', Unlucky, Prevention & Treatment Known, Need aid - $2-$3 B, Little aid is provided
Disease causes Poverty, and vice versa
Roads, motor transportation