The last chapter discussed something that in some way summed it all up. It spoke about why nations fail, analyzing eleven different factors and how each one of those can affect a nation. The eleven factors are:
Most importantly, is to understand how every aspect has a correlation to another, and in order to be successful one always needs to find balance in between those aspects that will enable you to comply all of the eleven factors in this case. Of course, doing this is amazingly complex, but not impossible. You don't need to have all of them to develop, but the more the better. The key is in finding the balance between all of those. No matter what you do, the more balance in each trait, you will be able to acquire new traits, gaining more human capital and having potential to have an impact in your society.