The Sahara Desert, the Kalahari Desert and others in Africa can emulate this method. Interesting concept. Is this the reason why European Americans say Asians are smart? Maybe.
China’s takeover of Volvo Cars hasn’t been bad either, Geely, Volvo Car owners, are said to be honest, keep their words, are reliable and most importantly have a good feel of business (like in Singapore) and know exactly what to do in circumstances and how to invest. Their focus is more on a clear long term view than get rich quick schemes (African example).