28 Apr

Overthinking It – Overthinking Star Wars: The Economics of Death Star Planet Destruction

What’s the economic calculus behind the Empire’s tactic of A) building a Death Star, B) intimidating planets into submission with the threat of destruction, and C) actually carrying through with said destruction if the planet doesn’t comply?

via Overthinking It – Overthinking Star Wars: The Economics of Death Star Planet Destruction. Not only is this article fun, but it’s interesting.