on: Hello! Pierre Rochard, VP of Research at Riot. AMA.
Bitcoin businesses already have to pay on-chain fees
With chain fees being so low, the difference between a coop close and a force close is just the tied up capacity, which is a very small amount of value for a large business.
Just speaking for myself, I think using the one reasonable routing fee for all your channels makes the most sense. Actively managing which peers you open channels with seems more impactful than actively managing the routing fee rates.
Opening a GitHub issue, or ideally contributing a fix!