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For questions regarding the inflation mechanism within the Stellar network.

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What day of the week does the Stellar network pay out inflation?

From the Stellar Developer Guide: Each week, the protocol distributes these lumens to any account that gets over .05% of the “votes” from other accounts in the network. What day of the week (and ...
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How to set inflation for tokens?

I'd like to create a Stellar token and would like to use it as shares for a startup I'm working on so the whole idea is to reward early investors in the ICO with a fixed yearly dividend so inflation ...
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How do I select an inflation destination?

How does one set an inflation destination to receive inflation Lumens?
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How can I determine when the last inflation was distributed?

So inflation gets run once a week according to the docs. My question is how can you tell when the last inflation was run, and subsequently when the next inflation is eligible to be generated. Also, ...
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What's the rationale behind Stellar Inflation?

Why is inflation even needed? It sounds like inflation is a good way to redistribute the transaction fees, but from the docs it appears that inflation is set to 1% yearly, which is probably more than ...
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How is the weekly inflation calculated?

Is it based on daily average of just a snapshot of Monday 11:59 UTC
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