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Prediction Markets—Windows on the Future

Lecture no. 6 from the course: Unexpected Economics

Prediction Markets—Windows on the Future

Taught by Professor Timothy Taylor | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses

Can the likelihood of a future event be predicted? If so, how? Plunge into the world of prediction markets, where people place bets on what will happen, and get some surprising answers—in areas that include elections, Oscar winners, and the performance of new products.

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