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Inside the Wild Stock Market for Politics Where Traders Bet On Our Next President

How PredictIt turned a chaotic election into a haven for political junkies looking to make a buck

Illustration: Shira Inbar

Right now someone, somewhere, is trying to make money off the latest news cycle. When the coronavirus pandemic began sweeping the globe, people began flipping hand




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