On May 16, 2008, at 7:44 AM, Pablo Q. wrote:

> I'm not in the "first world" (I'm from latino america), the  
> infrastructure
> for this king of persecution don't exist. (I know that in Germany in
> different).

Indeed. According to the Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto, this  
general lack of property rights is one of the main limitations to  
economic growth in the region.


Dave