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Mar 21, 2024

Iran: Well, We Started It… We Might as Well Finish

What explains Iran's continued intervention in Syria but the sunk-cost fallacy?

— Lose billions and recover millions

— Get bombed by Israel every other day

— Fuel resentment by supporting a murderous regime.


Ethics aside, the status quo harms Khamenei's own interests!


[if you want to define the sunk-cost fallacy for your readers: https://thedecisionlab.com/biases/the-sunk-cost-fallacy ]

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