Prediction markets can be useful forecasting tools, but they won’t replace political polls. Although political polls failed to fully capture Donald Trump’s chances of winning the 2016 presidential elections, they are still startlingly accurate. G. Elliot Morris points out early in his book Strength in Numbers that “these days, national polls miss the winning party’s […]
Posted on: October 19, 2023 |
A new motion in the IGT Wire Act lawsuit signals there's still no clear end to the ongoing dispute.
Posted on: March 4, 2022 |
Illegal and offshore sports betting continues to thrive even with the legal version in some stage of implementation in 30 American jurisdictions, according to a report just released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. The handle: Between $340 billion and $1.7 trillion, according to the report. By contrast, legal markets accounted for […]
Posted on: December 14, 2021 |
The Seminole Tribe’s landmark new 30-year gambling compact with the state of Florida has passed federal scrutiny. But what's next for online sports betting?
Posted on: August 6, 2021 |
Like the election itself, the 2020 presidential election betting market just keeps on going, showing analysts that desire for action is as strong as ever.
Posted on: November 20, 2020 |
There's no legal elections betting in the US, but Americans are finding outlets to monetize their opinions on the eve of the presidential election.
Posted on: November 2, 2020 |
The District of Columbia is wedged between the Potomac River, Maryland and Virginia, dissected by federal lands — making geofencing for betting difficult.
Posted on: October 21, 2020 |
Outlawed in the United States, election betting markets could be wildly popular, say bookmakers. It's been attempted before, so why not now?
Posted on: September 10, 2020 |
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Posted on: December 19, 2019 |