Well, actually in that sense Central America´s earlier development worked against it. You have crippling debt. You have a fixed stratified society. Think more Saudi Arabia and other countrie son tahta side of teh world. Our countries were also broken up and reassembled to fit someone else´s interests. Most importantly, capital acquisition and building plus technology availability. It si not a matter of blame, it si a matter of being constantly run down. Singapore has enjoyed relative conflict free existence since 48. We cannot say the same under most circunstances.
An example of the conditions, as I say again, is the trade treaties in the 90s. That has caused economica nd social unrest, followed by teh despair of teh natural disasters. Hence, refugees.