They do not care about sports, because they or their children do not play it.
They do not care about agriculture, because they import as a staple of their business life, and buy local only means to locally buy what they import, unless they can get slave labour prices from farmers.
they do not care about the economy, because they are above the economy.
they do not care about crime unless it affects them and their ability to make money.
they do not care about education. their children will be educated abroad and the less educated the masses are, the better for their own interests.
If their interests are met, the country can burn and they will simply turn up the air conditioning and drive faster.