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November

11/21/2008 Commentator Discusses IEM (Minnesota Public Radio)
11/05/2008 IEM Cited as Success in Tracking Election Outcomes (Biz Yahoo)
11/03/2008 IEM Traders Bullish on Obama (Agence France Presse)
11/02/2008 IEM Predictions Cited (Wall Street Journal MarketWatch)
11/01/2008 IEM Odds Are Cited (North Jersey Record)

October

10/31/2008 IEM Predicts Obama Victory (Bloomberg)
10/29/2008 IEM Forecast Elections with Eerie Accuracy (Foreign Policy)
10/29/2008 IEM Puts Money on Obama (Tigard Times)
10/28/2008 Obama's Lead Grows Steadily on Iowa Electronic (Fox Business)
10/26/2008 Rietz Explains Stability on IEM (The Politico)
10/25/2008 Pollyvote Uses IEM (Pensacola News Journal)
10/19/2008 Nelson Talks about Market Discrepancies (New York Times)
10/15/2008 IEM Traders Favor Obama by Large Margin (Reuters)
10/14/2008 Rietz: Markets Might Predict Flu Patterns (BusinessWeek)
10/13/2008 Franken Rallies, Coleman Tanks on IEM (MinnPost.com)
10/11/2008 IEM Shows McCain Sinking (IPS)
10/03/2008 Berg Discusses Iowa Electronic Markets (Congressional Quarterly)
10/02/2008 IEM Cited in Article on Prediction Markets (Washington Post)

September

09/28/2008 IEM Trading Is Cited (Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette)
09/18/2008 IEM Standings Similar to British Market's (Wall Street Journal)
09/13/2008 IEM Remains Unchanged (Bloomberg)
09/11/2008 IEM Cited as Better Predictor of Wins Than Gallup Polls (Mother Jones)
09/02/2008 Studies: Markets Better Election Predictor (New York Daily News)
09/02/2008 IEM Predicts Vote Share Better Than Polls (WKYT-TV, Lexington KY)

August

08/31/2008 IEM's Success Noted (Manila Times)
08/29/2008 IEM Remains Unmoved on Barack Post (Financial Times)
08/25/2008 Rietz: Biden Selection Had No Impact on IEM (Fox Business News)
08/21/2008 IEM Investors Predict Democrats will Win Election (New York Times)
08/18/2008 Nelson Discusses Accuracy of IEM (The Telegraph)
08/09/2008 UI Pioneered Prediction Markets (Israel 21c)

July

07/14/2008 IEM Noted as Legal Prediction Market (Science Daily)
07/10/2008 Google Employees Trade on Prediction Market (Bloomberg)
07/07/2008 More IEM-Type Prediction Markets Could Emerge (Business Week)
07/02/2008 IEM Cited in Speculative Trading Column (Yahoo! Canada)
07/01/2008 IEM traders favor Obama (Reuters)

June

06/05/2008 IEM: Traders Bet Obama Beats McCain in U.S. Election (Yahoo/Reuters)
06/04/2008 Neumann, Berg Discuss IEM Performance During Primary Season (MSNBC)
06/04/2008 IEM Traders Favor Obama in Election (Boston Globe)
06/02/2008 Berg: IEM Investors Not a Random Sample (American Conservative)

May

05/14/2008 Column Notes Iowa Electronic Markets (The World)
05/14/2008 IEM Noted as First Prediction Market (Jewish World Review)
05/13/2008 IEM Predicts McCain's Presidential Chances (Barron's)
05/13/2008 Limitations of Prediction Markets Noted (Wall Street Journal)
05/10/2008 Clinton Falls in IEM (Electric New Paper)
05/02/2008 IEM One of Two Regulated Prediction Markets (Globeinvestor.com)
05/02/2008 Berg: IEM Used for Research, Teaching (AOL Money)

April

04/30/2008 Columnist Cites Iowa Electronic Markets (Congressional Quarterly)
04/28/2008 IEM Cited in Column (Wall Street Journal)
04/28/2008 IEM Says Clinton's Chances Are Slim (New York Post)
04/23/2008 Obama Continues To Lead Iowa Electronic (Time)
04/23/2008 Clinton Still Lags in Iowa Electronic Markets (MSNBC)
04/20/2008 IEM Forecasts Election Outcomes (Green Bay Press Gazette)
04/17/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets See Sharp Shift (Yahoo News)
04/15/2008 Democrats, Obama Favored in IEM (New York Times)
04/09/2008 'Cafferty File' Notes Iowa Electronic Market Prices (CNN)
04/09/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Favor Obama (Reuters)
04/04/2008 IEM Is Reliable Forecast of Election Results (Business Day)
04/04/2008 IEM a Better Bet for Predicting Future in Politics (Business Day)

March

03/11/2008 Berg Compares Iowa Electronic Markets, Polls (Financial Times)
03/11/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Still Favor Obama (Reuters)
03/06/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Cited in Article on Voters, Economy (USA Today)
03/05/2008 UI's Political Futures Market Cited in Column (Washington Post)
03/05/2008 IEM Predicts Democratic Presidential Win (Wall Street Journal)
03/04/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Still Predicts Obama Nomination (Fortune.com)
03/01/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Forecasts Are Accurate (Scientific American)

February

02/28/2008 Berg Discusses Iowa Electronic Markets (BusinessWeek)
02/26/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Prefer Obama (Reuters)
02/25/2008 Berg Explains Prediction Markets (Portfolio.com)
02/12/2008 IEM Odds Now Favor Obama (Reuters)
02/11/2008 Rietz Comments on Futures Markets (Investment News)
02/04/2008 IEM Beats the Polls (InfoWorld)
02/03/2008 Story Explains Iowa Electronic Markets (Huffington Post)

January

01/30/2008 McCain, Clinton Lead Iowa Electronic Markets (Financial Times)
01/30/2008 Giuliani Move Affects Reporter's IEM Portfolio (St. Petersburg Times)
01/29/2008 IEM Is Profiled (KABC)
01/24/2008 IEM Cited in Article on Reaction to French Bank Fraud (MoneyNews.com)
01/12/2008 Reporter Tried Iowa Electronic Markets (St. Petersburg Times)
01/12/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets One of Oldest Markets (Bangor Daily News)
01/11/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Was Model for Ag Markets (Press & Dakotan)
01/10/2008 Rietz Notes Iowa Electronic Markets' Track Record (Chicago Tribune)
01/10/2008 N.H. Benefits Iowa Electronic Markets Investors (New York Times)
01/08/2008 Blog Cites Iowa Electronic Markets (Financial Times)
01/08/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Investors Now Favor Obama (LA Biz)
01/08/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Flip Cited (InformationWeek)
01/08/2008 Rietz Comments on Market Movements (MSNBC)
01/08/2008 Book Analyzes Iowa Electronic Markets Results (Wall Street Journal)
01/07/2008 Obama Contract Price Leading Iowa Electronic Markets (Bloomberg)
01/04/2008 IEM Investors Favored Clinton (NewsMax)
01/03/2008 UI Future Trading Market Predicts Political Winners (Post Chronicle)
01/03/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Predicts Winners, Losers (InformationWeek)
01/03/2008 IEM Predicts Clinton Win (Moldova.org)
01/02/2008 Story Features Iowa Electronic Markets (KSL)
01/02/2008 Iowa Electronic Markets Cited (New York Times)