An Exploration of Superhero Economics


H&R Block have created an infographic that appeared on the Huffington Post recently in light of the superhero movie takeover. The analysis takes a realistic look at the finances of Batman and Spiderman. No surprises here, but it looks like Bruce Wayne is in way better economic shape than Peter Parker. Still, it is interesting to see the specific breakdown of each hero’s financial worth.

The graphic begins with some basic information.

Then a look at their real estate holdings.

A breakdown of their tax expenses.

Their personal caretakers.

Then their wardrobe.

And finally a comparison of the characters’ incomes to their movie grossing.


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