Why are some countries rich, and others poor?

Here are the 3 main reasons why some of the 194 countries on Earth are rich, and some are poor.

Here are the 3 main reasons why some of the 194 countries on Earth are rich, and some are poor.

When it comes to the wealth of a nation, there are some important factors to consider. Some things like natural resources and access to trade routes may be a bit obvious, but others like the temperature and dreaded Tsetse fly aren't as apparent. What really makes this video from The School of Life so poignant is its final thought. We must remain cognizant of our privilege, because the fortunes and misfortunes of any given country are in large part due to factors out of their control.



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