By the numbers: On launching askmarkets.com

Triggered by the latest world-changing post by the start-up-artist Guy Kawasaki, I’d like to share some thoughts on the askmarkets.com experience till now: 0. Zero venture capitalists pitched, zero funding, zero debt created. 0. Zero development cost, just the hands-on passionate work of us, the cofounders. €450.80. The total amount of money spent on legal …

Introductory paper on forecasting and prediction markets published

A somehow old introductory paper of mine on prediction markets is finally published today in the latest issue of the World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development journal. The paper, entitled as Prediction markets: an information aggregation perspective to the forecasting problem is available in my homepage, while its abstract is presented here:  Lately, …

Incorporating Uncertainty in Optimal Investment Decisions

A paper of mine, with my good friends and colleagues Athanasios Rentizelas and Konstantinos Kirytopoulos, on optimising project investment decisions with the use of Genetic Algorithms and Monte Carlo Simulation, is published today in the latest issue of the World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development. The paper is available to download in my …