Iowa Electronic Markets One of Oldest Markets
January 12, 2008 | Bangor Daily NewsAn editorial states that prediction markets, although not well known among the public, are numerous and growing. One of the oldest is the IOWA ELECTRONIC MARKETS, run by the business school at the UNIVERSITY OF IOWA and open to anyone. Traders can invest up to $500, buying and selling shares based on who they believe will win elections. The Bangor Daily News is published in Maine.