INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL ISSUE ON CORPORATE APPLICATIONS OF PREDICTION MARKETS

Koleman Strumpf
2012 The Journal of Prediction Markets  
Most academic journals are destined to be read by a few specialists and then quickly archived to dusty bookshelves. This special issue has a very different aim. It is primarily intended to be a gentle introduction for business practitioners interested in corporate applications of prediction markets. While it is easy to find laudatory reports on these markets in the popular press, such stories are typically based on only one or two case studies. This special issue seeks to bridge this gap, by
more » ... dge this gap, by collecting the experiences of several pioneers in corporate prediction markets.
doi:10.5750/jpm.v3i1.448 fatcat:5633w3xqdbgzjpwnlcjsbt4mfq