UI Future Trading Market Predicts Political Winners

A futures trading market experiment at the UNIVERSITY OF IOWA predicts Hillary Clinton will be the eventual Democratic nominee and win the U.S. presidency. The Des Moines Register poll may show Illinois Sen. Barack Obama leading the New York senator, but the Iowa Electronic Markets says shares on Clinton were worth 63.3 cents, more than twice that of Obama, worth 24.4 cents, Information Week reported Thursday. The POST CHRONICLE's main office is located in Denville, N.J.