During the 2008 US Presidential Election, the media were using odds on betting websites as a prediction market to accurately estimate the chances of each presidential candidate. Smarkets allows you to bet on various political topics at all levels such as the next leaders of political parties all the way up to head of state elections.
The lack of a majority vote in the 2010 general elections is testament to the fact opinion is divided in British politics. Which party leader is losing popularity and will be next to resign?
The long awaited vote to determine whether or not Scotland will become an independent country takes place on the 18th September 2014. What do the people want?