Corruption or Lack of Leadership? That’s the question to start asking. Everyone knows corruption is a problem…HK
Countries shouldn’t be forever dependent on welfare from the West. … and keep many potential MCC compact countries from growing and developing.
Perhaps the largest reason is corruption. It’s the “pre-existing condition” that keeps many aid recipients from ever recovering. It’s a major obstacle to economic growth, which is why any U.S. development assistance program that does not make anti-corruption efforts a top priority is doomed to fail.