(We recently posted this in the LinkedIn Prediction Markets Cluster group - http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=1179587 )
In this week''s "First Thing Monday" email from AMR Research, Bruce Richardson details AMR's opinion on Prediction Markets and startup Crowdcast.
Based on this article in NYT: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/25/start-ups-software-crowdsources-company-forecasts/?scp=1&sq=Crowdcast&st=cse
Bruce will post the e-mail in his blog shortly (check http://blogs.amrresearch.com/enterprisesoftware/ )
In the meantime, here are several screenshots from Crowdcast that Richardson explains in the blog post: