According to an interview with Yeastplume on What Bitcoin Did, Grin is going to have a flat reward schedule of 60 grin per block at one minute blocks, i.e. about one grin per second. This translates to an annual inflation of 100% in the second year, 50% in the third year, 33% in the fourth year and so forth. Inflation will only drop below 10% in the twelfth year. This appears to make Grin unattractive for holding.

Has the Grin team elaborated their reasoning for such a slow reward schedule?


See this page of the wiki for a brief set of reasons: https://github.com/mimblewimble/docs/wiki/Monetary-Policy


There is a long discussion thread ongoing in the Grin forum at https://www.grin-forum.org/t/emmission-rate-of-grin/171

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