Essays about: "problem gambling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words problem gambling.

  1. 1. Gambling safety net : Predicting the risk of problem gambling using Bayesian networks

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Databas och informationsteknik

    Author : Kristian Sikiric; [2020]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Bayesian networks; problem gambling;

    Abstract : As online casino and betting increases in popularity across the globe, the importance of green gambling has become an important subject of discussion. The Swedish betting company, ATG, realises the benefits of this and would like to prevent their gamblers from falling into problem gambling. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gambling behaviour and leisure-time activities among adolescents in Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Robin Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : gambling participation; problem gambling; structured leisure-time activities; unstructured leisure-time activities; adolescents;

    Abstract : Aim: This study examined associations between leisure-time activities and gambling participation respectively problem gambling among adolescents in Sweden. Furthermore, the study examined sex differences and the degree of possibly confounding factors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Stop : Creating universal design recommendations for modal windows as a responsible gambling strategy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Emil Ottosson; [2019]
    Keywords : gambling; problem gambling; addiction; gambling addiction; design recommendations; responsible gambling; responsible gambling strategy; modal; modal window; universal design recommendations; user design; gaming;

    Abstract : A lot of people like gambling. Even though it brings excitement, it has its dark sides as well. Problem gambling is a disease that destroys lives every day. As gambling are entering the digital domain, phenomenon such as E-sport has made it easier than ever to gamble. READ MORE

  4. 4. Identification of Problem Gambling via Recurrent Neural Networks : Predicting self-exclusion due to problem gambling within the remote gambling sector by means of recurrent neural networks

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Måns Bermell; [2019]
    Keywords : LSTM; machine learning; online casino; problem gambling; recurrent neural network; time series;

    Abstract : Under recent years the gambling industry has been moving towards providing their customer the possibility to gamble online instead of visiting a physical location. Aggressive marketing, fast growth and a multitude of actors within the market have resulted in a spike of customers who have developed a gambling problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Using Machine Learning to Identify Potential Problem Gamblers

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Jonas Gustafson; [2019]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; Gambling; Computer Science; Interaction Technology and Design; Problem Gambling;

    Abstract : In modern casinos, personnel exist to advise, or in some cases, order individuals to stop gambling if they are found to be gambling in a destructive way, but what about online gamblers? This thesis evaluated the possibility of using machine learning as a supplement for personnel in real casinos when gambling online. This was done through supervised learning or more specifically, a decision tree algorithm called CART. READ MORE