Mando is hired by a town to protect the farmers and their village from raiders, who have stolen all of their crops. One of the main differences between developing and developed countries is Institutions. Institutions are the rules placed in a society that keep parties’ behaviors in balance (such as the enforcement of the law and property rights) and allow economic activity to grow. This planet lacks these Institutions, causing them to provide, or hire someone to provide, these services (such as protection) themselves. The Economic Growth on this planet is likely slow or nonexistent. Economic Growth is an increasing value of goods and services produced in a country. Learn more about Institutions and Economic Growth in this clip!