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Rethinking block producer pay in light of Dan’s recent article

Recently, Dan proposed creating a market for CPU (and NET). Dan’s proposal ensures that there will always be CPU available to be rented. Then again, if I already own eos, do I really want to have to pay in order to be able to transact on the network? Dan assures that paying won’t be a problem as long as I stake because > The EOS paid to lease the CPU time would be distributed to staked EOS tokens (e.g. the REX pool) I thought about this for a while, and I have some issues with it. I think there’s a better way forward... Consider the following 5 step plan. Step 1. Pay 1% inflation to eos holders who stake their eos. Step 2. Eos holders spend the “free” eos that they receive to rent CPU/NET. Step 3. All of the eos that is spent by the community on resources is paid to block producers. Step 4. Stop paying block producers 1% inflation Step 5. Pay block producers a bonus equal to amount-spent-by-community-on-resources multiplied by some yet-to-be-determined-factor (say, 30%) This way, eos holders get guaranteed “free” CPU/NET that is proportional to the amount of eos that they own. Furthermore, this would tie block producer pay to actual resource usage, incentivizing block producers to provide a usable network. The more the network is actually used, the more block producers get paid.
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