thanks for doing this... i hope these suggestions don't fall on deaf ears.
You're welcome! Brad challenged us to provide details and be specific - trying to meet those deliverables.
I think this weekend I'll analyze the same save files to determine whether the AI is properly gearing their sovereign, spouse, and champions (for those who have hired). I'll note the gildar that they have, current tech levels, and report the results. I didn't pay attention to these things in the first analaysis - wanted to limit my scope to whether they were performing the fundamental strategic decisions.