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The Internet greatly facilitates betting pools called information or prediction markets that permit people to bet on the occurrence of future events. Such markets already gauge election results more accurately than polls do. If legalized and modestly subsidized, they could also foretell many policy results better than politicians or experts alone. We could then better predict the consequences of changes

 
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John McGinnis Accelerating Democracy: Transforming Governance Through Technology Princeton University Press, 2013

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John McGinnis
John McGinnis
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  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Constitutional Law & Government Scholar

John Oldham McGinnis is a professor at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and author of over 90 academic and popular articles and essays. His popular writings have been published in The Wall Street Journal, National Review, and Policy Review.

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