How a Third-world nation can join the First
Answer: follow the examples of those who did it! See this article:
“Chile is now officially a developed country”:
And read especially the “How” they did it section!
It embraced markets, pursued free enterprise policies consistently over many years, has signed true free trade pacts with 56 other countries, and unilaterally dropping tariffs in many cases, with a cap of five percent for import.
Read the article, very enlightening..