Tuesday, April 26, 2011

An example of prediction markets

For the British royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, here's one of the most interesting odds listed at Bodog.com
Royal Wedding 2011 - Which of these guests will be seen crying during the ceremony? Tears must be visible for winner
Carole Middleton (Mother of Kate)3/2
Philippa Middleton (Sister of Kate)5/2
Michael Middleton (Father of Kate)10/1
The Queen12/1
Prince Charles25/1
Prince Harry25/1
Prince Philip25/1