Cryptology, digital assassination and the terrorism futures markets

  title={Cryptology, digital assassination and the terrorism futures markets},
  author={R. Sukumaran},
  journal={Strategic Analysis},
  pages={219 - 236}
  • R. Sukumaran
  • Published 1 April 2004
  • Computer Science
  • Strategic Analysis
Abstract A recent news item indicated that the US Government had been planning a website that would enable people to place bets on the likelihood of terrorist events. It was hoped that a study of market trends would enable intelligence agencies to anticipate and prevent such events. The idea was mooted by Admiral John Poindexter, head of the Total Information Awareness Program and bears some resemblance to a scheme mooted by Jim Bell. Bell, an MIT graduate had proposed a scheme which uses… 

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