Nation tiering is an important concept in Politics and War meta gameplay.
Economic tiers are an important part of gameplay strategy.
Raw Resource Producing NationsEdit
Typically small, new nations will produce raw resources and export them to make money. This is the first tier of the 3-tiered economic system.
Developed nations want to avoid domestic production of resources as much as possible. They like to import resources from small and medium sized nations for use. They earn money by focusing on their domestic economies and taxing their citizens.