Essays about: "problem gambling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words problem gambling.

  1. 1. Probability Distortion in the relationship between Depression and Problem Gambling: A Mediation Analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Chi Nguyen; David Johansson; [2021-08-04]
    Keywords : problem gambling; depression; probability distortion; mediation; probability weighting function; prospect theory;

    Abstract : We posit that people with depressive symptoms are prone to problem gambling, and explorewhether one possible driver of this is that depression increases misperception of probabilities.To test this hypothesis, we conducted a self-report survey on 230 regular gamblers recruitedfrom Prolific. READ MORE

  2. 2. Artificial Intelligence and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Online Gambling Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kristijan Salihovic; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : Online gambling; Responsible gambling; Gambling addiction; Problem gambling; CSR; AI; Moral profit; Customer-oriented Moral and Systemic Proactivity; COMSP; Gambling-related Harm Reduction and Prevention; G-HARP; Cloud-based Global Gambling Registry; CGGR; International Gambling Standards; IGAS;

    Abstract : Background: Digital technology and the Internet have created the preconditions for the development of online gambling. Gamblers can play or bet online whenever they want and wherever they are. Gambling should be entertaining, allowing players to keep it in balance with other activities in their lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Roulette and Decision Making: To what extent does the inclusion of risk information lead to losing less when betting?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Gabrielle Lestapier; William Nordvall; [2021]
    Keywords : Risk information; Gambling; Decision making; Roulette; Risk perception;

    Abstract : Dangerous gambling is a great cost to many individuals and to society at large. One possible solution to this problem is ensuring that consumers are better informed through displaying the probability of winning. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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