Research in Focus: Prediction Engines

Date

July 15, 2013

Speaker

David Pennock, Sanmay Das, and Robin Hanson

Affiliation

Microsoft Research, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, George Mason University

Overview

Robin Hanson of George Mason University, Sanmay Das of Virginia Tech, and David Pennock of Microsoft Research discuss the science behind prediction markets and how they can lead to better insight into the future. This Research in Focus session was streamed live during the 2013 Microsoft Research Faculty Summit.