Galen Erso explains his choices regarding him constructing the Death Star. He made a lot of choices needed in order to stay alive. He knew that if he didn’t provide quality work he would be killed and the Death Star would simply be built by someone else. In order for Galen to save his life, he worked very hard to create the Death Star. Thus, Galen made himself too valuable to be killed by increasing his Human Capital. Human Capital is the skills, knowledge, or experience that an individual has. Learn more about Human Capital in this clip!