David Smith was an award-winning correspondent for 30 years for ITN/C4News, then worked as an adviser to Kofi Annan at the UN. Now based in Latin America, he writes for The Economist. He is the author of three books, and sometime Visiting Professor in the United States.
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It’s a broad generalisation – but the author can only go off his extensive experiences bouncing between the developing and developed worlds