Washington DC conference on prediction markets

Last january, the AEI-Brookings Joint Center, a joint venture between the famous right and left-leaning policy think tanks in Washington DC, held a one day conference about prediction markets. The host was Robert Hahn, the Center’s Executive Director and co-editor of the recent book: Information Markets: A New Way of Making Decisions.

AEI Brookings Joint Center logoA complete webcast of the event is now available online, along with other conference material. The webcast includes presentations by Justin Wolfers and Robin Hanson, both members of our Scientific Advisory Board, followed by our CEO Emile Servan-Schreiber.

On this occasion, Emile veered from his usual presentation about the business applications of prediction markets to focus instead on NewsFutures’ more publicly visible efforts and partnerships, including:

The webcast is around 7 hours long… Robin and Justin’s presentations are towards the front and Emile’s is straight in the middle of the webcast.
Enjoy !

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