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The Responsible Gambling Trust is the leading charity in Britain committed to minimising gambling-related harm. As an independent national charity funded by donations from the gambling industry, RGT funds education, prevention and treatment services and commissions research to broaden public understanding of gambling-related harm. The aim.
Gambling Productivity Commission Issues Paper December 2008. The Productivity Commission The Productivity Commission is the Australian Government's independent research and advisory body on a range of economic, social and environmental issues affecting the welfare of Australians. Its role, expressed most simply, is to help governments make better policies, in the long term interest of the.
Internet Gambling: Issues, Concerns, and Recommendations MARK GRIFFITHS, Ph.D. ABSTRACT The influence of technology in the field of gambling innovation continues to grow at a rapid pace. After a brief overview of gambling technologies and deregulation issues, this review examines the impact of technology on gambling by highlighting salient factors in the rise of Internet gambling (i.e.IPPR’s research shows the scale of the challenge for Britain’s public services for the first time. “This should be a wakeup call to government. We need a proper strategy to deal with this issue, just like we’ve had for other public health issues such as alcoholism.Ethical Considerations can be specified as one of the most important parts of the research. Dissertations may even be doomed to failure if this part is missing. According to Bryman and Bell (2007)(1) the following ten points represent the most important principles related to ethical considerations.
Gambling studies has a rich grey literature that can be used to inform projects and presentations. These specialised resources range from research reports to policy reviews to government reports and discussion papers. They represent some of the timeliest sources of information on current issues in gambling. We highlight selected new resources.Read More
IntroductionMore than a decade ago, Shaffer et al. (2006) reported that gambling-related research was growing at an exponential rate. Since that time, this trend appears to have continued, and much more is now known about this particular form of risky behavior. Nevertheless, there is still a general tendency to not perceive gambling as a potential danger for youth and other vulnerable.Read More
ETHICAL PROBLEMS OF GAMBLING Ethical problems of Gambling Gambling, while it lowers taxes and creates jobs, it also causes addicts to lose money and therefore creates a higher crime rate. Gambling was a popular pastime in North America long before there was ever a United States. Playing cards and dice were brought over by both the British and.Read More
People with gambling addiction may be more likely than others to think about or attempt suicide. Why do people keep gambling? Many factors may increase a person's chances of developing problems with gambling. Sometimes people find that other issues they are experiencing in their lives are the tipping point and they turn to gambling to escape.Read More
Gambling-related harm as a public health issue Briefing paper for Local Authorities and local Public Health providers February 2018 1 Introduction and background 1.1 This paper sets out the Gambling Commission’s position on why gambling-related harm should be considered as a public health issue, and makes recommendations for how this agenda could be advanced at a local level. 1.2 The.Read More
According to lead author Steve Sharman from the Department of Psychology: “Many issues face the homeless population, including drug and alcohol use. In terms of addiction research, most focus has been on drugs, alcohol and smoking, but the gambling field is relatively small in comparison. And while it is possible to spot physiological.Read More
Qualitative Research in Gambling: Exploring the production and consumption of risk. Edited by Rebecca Cassidy, Andrea Pisac, Claire Loussouarn. About the book. Gambling is both a multi-billion-dollar international industry and a ubiquitous social and cultural phenomenon. It is also undergoing significant change, with new products and technologies, regulatory models, changing public attitudes.Read More
The Journal of Gambling Issues (JGI) is the world's first and longest-running online, academic journal dedicated to understanding problem gambling.Due to the increasing convergence of gambling and gaming, the JGI expanded its scope in 2019 to include problem video gaming and technology use. JGI is an open-access, indexed journal with a double blind peer review process that provides a.Read More
Gambling and mental health People gamble for a whole range of reasons. While gambling moderately is not a problem, gambling can become an addiction and can be harmful to our mental health.Read More
These links are provided to allow our visitors to access other sites with information related to problem gambling issues. The NCPG site is intended to facilitate the dissemination of information to the public about problem and pathological gambling. The NCPG will not knowingly provide links to a site that provides gambling, but encourages gambling operators to provide links from their sites to.Read More