Jon Ericson's "voting currency" equation


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(click on this box to dismiss) It seems to me that (very roughly) if you have reputation > 10*votes you are getting more "voting currency" from the system than you are giving.

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-- todo: user's total (up?)-votes and calculation of 10*rep
SELECT TOP 2000 Id as [User Link], Reputation, 
  (10 * UpVotes) AS "10 * UpVotesCast", 
  ROUND(CAST (10 * UpVotes AS float) / Reputation, 2, 0) AS ratio
FROM users
WHERE Reputation > 1 -- skip suspended people for now
ORDER BY Reputation DESC

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