The economic activities are meant for improving the quality of life. Favourable climatic conditions are prerequisite for cultivating the crops. Most of the farmer suicides are reported from drought prone areas. Low budgetary allocations to improve agriculture are adding fuel to the whole issue.
Terrorism has negative impressions on the economy, as it destroys physical and human capital, creates uncertainty in the market causing reluctance among investors/entrepreneurs, and urgently demands the government's expenses on security expansion and anti-terrorist facilities. It serves as one of the biggest impediments to Pakistan.
Canada, the second largest country in the world, has a very large amount of natural resources and one of the best economies in the world. Constantly growing manufacturing, mining and service sectors has turned the Canadian nation from a rural economy to industrial and urban one.
Social capital comprises both cultural and economic backgrounds of society and, thus it inevitably influences gender rights. Social capital is also heavily influenced by gender, and this too has implications as women are more likely to be promoted to levels where women are already professionally present.
If you currently reside in a country where your leaders consistently loot the national treasury, where a tenth of an annual budget is allocated to education, where politics is the thriving profession of the elites, it is easier to understand a terrain with its own peculiarities.