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Why people gamble: a model with five motivational dimensions

Av: Per Binde/School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Publiceringsår: International Gambling Studies, 2013 Vol. 13, No. 1, 81–97,
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: A motivational model of gambling participation is presented. The model comprises five motivational dimensions: the dream of hitting the jackpot and transforming one’s life,social rewards, intellectual challenge, mood change induced by playing, and – the fundamental motive for all gambling – the chance of winning. The model is primarily applicable t […]

Att sälja en dröm - om spelreklam och dess påverkan

Av: Per Binde/School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Publiceringsår: 2005
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: I boken presenteras fakta om svensk spelreklam och en genomgång görs av internationell forskning på området. Det görs även en kritisk granskning av reklamen och forskningen kring den. Boken vänder sig i första hand till dem som kommer i kontakt med spelmissbruk i sitt arbete, antingen indirekt i rollen som politiker eller forskare eller mer direkt […]

Electronic gaming machine warning messages: information versus self-evaluation

Av: Monaghan, SM & Blaszczynski,
Publiceringsår: 2010
Kategorier: Återkoppling på spelvanor

Utdrag: Warning signs have been applied extensively in many health domains with the aim to enhance knowledge and shift attitudes and behaviours in an effort to reduce associated harm. More recently, regulatory agencies have applied similar strategies within evolving responsible gambling platforms. The effectiveness of these signs is influenced by both the […]

A Critical Rewiew of the Harm - Minimisation Tools Available for Electronic Gambling

Av: Harris, A. & Griffiths, M.D. J Gambl Stud (2016). doi:10.1007/s10899-016-9624-8
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: The increasing sophistication of gambling products afforded by electronic technologies facilitates increased accessibility to gambling, as well as encouraging rapid and continuous play. This poses several challenges from a responsible gambling perspective, in terms of facilitating player self-awareness and self-control. The same technological advan […]

Personalized Behavioural Feedback for Online Gamblers: A real World Empirical Study

Av: Auer, M. Michael & Griffiths, Mark
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Återkoppling på spelvanor

Utdrag: Responsible gambling tools (e.g., limit-setting tools, pop-up messages, and personalized feedback) have become increasingly popular as a way of facilitating players to gamble in a more responsible manner. However, relatively few studies have evaluated whether such tools actually work. The present study examined whether the use of three types of inf […]

Young People and Gambling 2016 A research study among 11-15 year olds in England and Wales November 2016

Av: Gambling Commission
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Åldersgränser

Utdrag:

  • The overall rate of gambling among 11-15 year olds has remained relatively static over time, whilst smoking, drinking alcohol and drug taking has seen a decline.
  • The proportion of 12-15 year olds classified as problem gamblers is 0.4%, a similar figure to the previous year.
  • Gambling in the week prior to taking p […]

Gambling-Related Employee Embezzlement: A Study of Swedish Newspaper Reports.

Av: Per Binde, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Spel om pengar på arbetsplatsen

Utdrag: People with severe gambling problems typically first spend all their available money on gambling and then resort to borrowing, selling personal property and other ways of procuring more money for gambling. Some problem gamblers commit economic crimes. This investigation examined gambling-related embezzlement in the workplace, an aspect of problem g […]

Spel om pengar och spelproblem i Sverige 2008/09 Huvudresultat från Swelogs befolkningsstudie

Av: Folkhälsomyndigheten
Publiceringsår: 2011
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Färre personer spelar för alltmer pengar.Studien visar att andelen personer som spelar spel om pengar har minskat från 88 till 70 procent under det senaste decenniet. Detta överensstämmer med resultat från flera internationella studier. Samtidigt ligger omsättningen på det reglerade spelandet kvar på samma nivå som tidigare och därtill kommer en e […]

A Science-Based Framework for Responsible Gambling: The Reno Model

Av: Alex Blaszczynski, Robert Ladouceur, Howard J. Shaffer
Publiceringsår: 2004
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: As social observers increasingly identify gambling-related problems as a public health issue, key stakeholders need to join together to reduce both the incidence and prevalence of gambling-related harm in the community. This position paper describes a strategic framework that sets out principles to guide industry operators, health service and other […]

The family exclusion order as a harm-minimisation measure for casino gambling: the case of Singapore

Av: Ester C. Goh, Vincent Ng, Brenda S.A. Yeoh
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Självavstängning

Utdrag: Singapore is one of the first jurisdictions in the world that has implemented a harm minimization model based on third party exclusion known as the Family Exclusion Order (FEO). Unlike other forms of third party exclusion practiced in other countries, family members in Singapore are able to apply for FEOs to prevent a gambler from entering the casi […]

Raising the legal gambling age in Finland: problem gambling prevalence rates in different age groups among past-year gamblers pre- and post-implementation

Av: Johanna Nordmyr, Karin Östman/ Åbo Akademin, University Vaasa Finland
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Åldersgränser

Utdrag: This article reports on the frequency of problem gambling, measured with the Lie/Bet instrument, in different age groups among Finnish past-year gamblers in 2011 (n = 2984) and 2014 (n = 2326). The data highlights the situation before, and three years after, the implementation of a raised minimum age limit for gambling from 15 to 18 years. The diff […]

Systematic Review of Empirically Evaluated School-Based Gambling Education Programs

Av: Adolescent; Education; Gambling; Prevention; School; Youth
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Riskförebyggande kampanjer

Utdrag: Adolescent problem gambling prevalence rates are reportedly five times higher than in the adult population. Several school-based gambling education programs have been developed in an attempt to reduce problem gambling among adolescents; however few have been empirically evaluated. The aim of this review was to report the outcome of studies empirica […]

Bet Anywhere, Anytime: An Analysis of Internet Sports Bettors’ Responses to Gambling Promotions During Sports Broadcasts by Problem Gambling Severity

Av: Nerilee Hing, Alex Myles Thomas Russell, Matthew Lamont, Peter Vitartas. In order: School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences, Central Queensland University, University Drive, Bundaberg, QLD 4670, Australia. Centre for Gambling Education and Research, Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia Faculty of Business, Economics and Law, Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Publiceringsår: Springer Science+Business Media New York 2017
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Promotions for online sports betting during televised sports broadcasts are regularly viewed by millions of Australians, raising concerns about their impacts on vulnerable groups including at-risk and problem gamblers. This study examined whether responses to these promotions varied with problem gambling severity amongst 455 Australian Internet spo […]

Gambling advertising: A critical research review

Av: Per Binde, University of Gothenburg
Publiceringsår: 2014
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag:

Research about gambling advertising benefits from the following (some points are not applicable to all kinds of studies): Acknowledge that high consumption of gambling is not the same as problem gambling; any study of advertising impact on the individual level needs to make this distinction;

If exploring the impact of advertising on pr […]

Do advertising and promotions for online gambling increase gambling consumption? An exploratory study

Av: Nerilee Hing, Lorraine Cherney, Alex Blaszczynski, Sally M. Gainsbury & Dan I. Lubman In order: Centre for Gambling Education and Research, Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia; School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Darlington, Australia; Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Eastern Health and Monash University, Fitzroy, Australia
Publiceringsår: 2014
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: It remains unclear if gambling advertising and promotion increase demand for, and consumption of, gambling, or only affect market share distributions without increasing total consumption. Although this has been investigated in relation to land-based gambling, studies have not examined how such marketing influences behavioural patterns of Internet g […]

Gambling careers: A longitudinal, qualitative study of gambling behaviour

Av: Gerda Reith & Fiona Dobbie In order: Department of Social and Political Science, Glasgow University, Adam Smith Building, Glasgow G12 8TT, UK School of Management, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: This article presents findings from a five year study of ‘gambling careers’ designed to explore the ways that individuals move in and out of problematic behaviour over time. A longitudinal qualitative methodology was used to investigate patterns of stability and change in a cohort of 50 problem and recreational gamblers. The study found that change […]

Harm Minimisation in Gambling

Av: Sally Gainsbury & Alex Blaszczynski Both: Centre for Gambling Education & Research, Southern Cross University, Austraila
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Gambling is a recreational activity that, when restricted to affordable limits, is experienced as an enjoyable socially acceptable leisure activity. For the majority of individuals, participation in gambling is comparable to purchasing and participating in a range of other recreational activities, such as a night out at the cinema or theatre, skiin […]

Samverkan om vård, stöd och behandling mot spelmissbruk

Av: Socialdepartementet
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: I lagrådsremissen föreslås ändringar i socialtjänstlagen (2001:453) och den nya hälso- och sjukvårdslagen avseende spelmissbruk. Ytterligare ett förslag är att utvidga hälso- och sjukvårdens ansvar för att beakta ett barns behov av information, råd och stöd om barnets förälder eller någon annan vuxen som barnet varaktigt bor med är missbrukare, så […]

Self-Reported Losses Versus Actual Losses in Online Gambling: An Empirical Study

Av: Michael Auer and Mark D. Griffiths
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: Many research findings in the gambling studies field rely on self-report data. A very small body of empirical research also suggests that when using self-report, players report their gambling losses inaccurately. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the differences between objective and subjective gambling spent data by comparing gambler’s […]

Young People and Gambling. A research study among 11-15 year olds in England and Wales

Av: Gambling Commission
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: Gambling prevalence Overall, 16% of 11-15 year olds spent their own money on a gambling activity in the week prior to taking part in the study – a figure that has remained in the 15-17% range since 2013, having fallen from a peak of 23% in 2011. The most popular forms of gambling continue to be fruit machines (5%), placing a private bet with frie […]

Social Costs of Gambling in the Czech Republic 2012

Av: Petr Winkler • Markéta Bejdova´ • Ladislav Cse´my • Aneta Weissova. Department of Social Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health, Topolova´ 748, 250 67 Klecany, Czech Republic
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: Evidence about social costs of gambling is scarce and the methodology for their calculation has been a subject to strong criticism. We aimed to estimate social costs of gambling in the Czech Republic 2012. This retrospective, prevalence based cost of illness study builds on the revised methodology of Australian Productivity Commission. Social costs […]

From self-regulation to regulation – An analysis of gambling policy reform in Finland.

Av: Selin, Jan National Institute for Health and welfare, Finland
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Responsible gambling is a form of gambling industry self-regulation, covering the multiple ways of gambling operator’s promises to prevent and reduce gambling addiction. In Finland, where the gambling operators consider themselves to be among the most responsible operators in the world, the amendment of the Lotteries Act aimed to shift the balance […]

Early risk and protective factors for problem gambling: A systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies

Av: N.A. Dowling, S.S. Merkouris, C.J. Greenwood E. Oldenhof, J.W. Toumbourou, G.J. Youssef
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: This systematic review aimed to identify early risk and protective factors (in childhood, adolescence or young adulthood) longitudinally associated with the subsequent development of gambling problems. A systematic search of peer-reviewed and grey literature from 1990 to 2015 identified 15 studies published in 23 articles. Meta-analyses quantified […]

Optimal content for warning messages to enhance consumer decision making and reduce problem gambling

Av: Gainsbury, SM, Aro, D, Ball, D, Tobar, C & Russell
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Återkoppling på spelvanor

Utdrag: Warning messages for electronic gaming machines (EGMs) have been mandated to increase consumers’ ability to make informed rational decisions and reduce excessive gambling consumption. However existing warnings have limited effectiveness. This paper presents the results of the first in situ trial of dynamic warnings for EGMs to evaluate the impact o […]

Predictors of outcomes of psychological treatments for disordered gambling: A systematic review

Av: Merkouris, S. S., Thomas, S. A., Browning, C. J., & Dowling, N. A.
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: This systematic review aimed to synthesise the evidence relating to pre-treatment predictors of gambling outcomes following psychological treatment for disordered gambling across multiple time-points (i.e., post-treatment, short-term, medium-term, and long-term). A systematic search from 1990 to 2016 identified 50 articles, from which 11 socio-demo […]

Spel om pengar. Behandling med psykologiska metoder eller läkemedel vid beroende eller problemspelande

Av: SBU: Statens beredning för medicinsk och social utvärdering.
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag:

Resultaten kan sammanfattas som:
För psykologiska behandlingar förbättrades oftast studiedeltagarna över tid oavsett om de fick någon behandling eller stod på väntelista.

Skriftlig självhjälp och kort rådgivning har möjligen ingen kliniskt rele­vant effekt på antal dagar med spelande eller satsade belopp. Det går inte att bedöm […]

GamTest: Psychometric Evaluation and the Role of Emotions in an Online Self-Test for Gambling Behavior

Av: Jakob Jonsson, Ingrid Munck, Rachel Volberg, Per Carlbring
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Självtest

Utdrag: Recent increases in the number of online gambling sites have made gambling more available, which may contribute to an increase in gambling problems. At the same time, online gambling provides opportunities to introduce measures intended to prevent problem gambling. GamTest is an online test of gambling behavior that provides information that can be […]

From self-regulation to regulation – An analysis of gambling policy reform in Finland

Av: Jani Selin, The Department of Health, The Tobacco, Gambling and Addiction Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Responsible gambling is a form of gambling industry self-regulation, covering the multiple ways of gambling operator’s promises to prevent and reduce gambling addiction. In Finland, where the gambling operators consider themselves to be among the most responsible operators in the world, the amendment of the Lotteries Act aimed to shift the balance […]

Reflections on Responsibility

Av: Gerda Reith, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Applied Social Science University of Glasgow
Publiceringsår: 2008
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Responsible: adj: Answerable, accountable (to another for something); liable to be called to account; as being in charge or control; morally accountable for one's actions; capable of rational conduct; deserving the blame or credit for; being a free moral agent.–Oxford English Dictionary (Simpson & Weiner, 1989) […]

Principles for Developing Benchmark Criteria for Staff Training in Responsible Gambling

Av: Stefan Oehler, Raphaela Banzer, Agnes Gruenerbl, Doris Malischnig, Mark D. Griffiths, Christian Haring
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Utbildning för personal och ombud

Utdrag: One approach to minimizing the negative consequences of excessive gambling is staff training to reduce the rate of the development of new cases of harm or disorder within their customers. The primary goal of the present study was to assess suit- able benchmark criteria for the training of gambling employees at casinos and lottery retailers. The stu […]

Sports betting and advertising

Av: Hing, N
Publiceringsår: 2014
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: This paper reviews the growth of sports betting and the accompanying proliferation of sports betting advertising, with particular focus on its integration into sporting events and broadcasts. It draws on lessons from the advertising of other potentially harmful products, and synthesises research into gambling advertising and the promotion of sports […]

Why people gamble: a model with five motivational dimensions

Av: Binde, P
Publiceringsår: 2013
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: A motivational model of gambling participation is presented. The model comprises five motivational dimensions: the dream of hitting the jackpot and transforming one's life, social rewards, intellectual challenge, mood change induced by playing, and – the fundamental motive for all gambling – the chance of winning. The model is primarily applicable […]

Att bedöma spelformers riskfylldhet: En metodologisk diskussion i ett regleringsperspektiv

Av: Binde, P
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Spel och risknivå

Utdrag: Ur inledningen: Forskning och praktisk erfarenhet visar att vissa spelformer är mer riskfyllda än andra. Med ”riskfylld” avses här en spelform där en jämförelsevis stor andel av deltagarna har spelproblem. Risken kan vara dels att spelformen skapar problem hos åtskilliga av dem som börjar delta i den, dels att den är särskilt attraktiv för pe […]

Pre-commitment in gambling: a review of the empirical evidence

Av: Robert Ladouceur, Alex Blaszczcynski, Daniel Lalande
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Spelgränser/Pre-commitment

Utdrag: Norway, a Canadian province and Australia have introduced, or are considering introducing, voluntary or mandatory pre-commitment systems for electronic gaming machines. This paper critically reviews the empirical literature evaluating the effectiveness of such systems as a responsible gambling strategy. A literature search identified 17 relevant pe […]

Voluntary Limit Setting and Player Choice in Most Intense Online Gamblers: An Empirical Study of Gambling Behaviour

Av: Michael Auer & Mark D. Griffiths
Publiceringsår: 2013
Kategorier: Spelgränser/Pre-commitment

Utdrag: Social responsibility in gambling has become a major issue for the gamingindustry. The possibility for online gamblers to set voluntary time and money limits are asocial responsibility practice that is now widespread among online gaming operators. Themain issue concerns whether the voluntary setting of such limits has any positive impact […]

Spel om pengar och spelproblem i Sverige 2008/09. Huvudresultat från Swelogs befolkningsstudie. Swelogs, Swedish longitudinal gambling study

Av: Staten Folkhälsoinstitut
Publiceringsår: 2010
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Huvudresultat Färre personer spelar för alltmer pengar. Studien visar att andelen personer som spelar spel om pengar har minskat från 88 till 70 procent under det senaste decenniet. Detta överensstämmer med resultat från flera internationella studier. Samtidigt ligger omsättningen på det reglerade spelandet kvar på samma nivå som tidigare och dä […]

Spel om pengar och spelproblem i Sverige 2009/2010. Resultat från Swelogs ettårsuppföljning. Swelogs, Swedish longitudinal gambling study

Av: Staten Folkhälsoinstitut
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Huvudsyftet med denna rapport är att beskriva förändringar vad gäller spelproblem i befolkningen under ett år och hur detta samvarierar med förändringar i hälsan. Resultaten bygger på upprepade intervjuer med drygt 6 000 personer. Intervjuerna genomfördes under perioderna november 2008 till augusti 2009, och december 2009 till augusti 2010. Andelen […]

Elvaårsuppföljning av spel och hälsa bland personer som tidigare haft spelproblem. Resultat från Swelogs uppföljningsstudie 1998–2009

Av: Statens Folkhälsoinstitut
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Den här rapporten presenterar resultat från Swelogs uppföljningsstudie av personer i den så kallade spelproblemgruppen som hade eller hade haft spelproblem i slutet av 1990-talet. Tillsammans med en jämförelsegrupp hämtades de från en befolkningsundersökning som genomfördes 1997/1998 (Swegs). Uppföljningen kom 2009 – elva år senare – för att se […]

Risk- och skyddsfaktorer för problemspelande. Resultat från Swelogs fördjupningsstudie

Av: Statens Folkhälsoinstitut
Publiceringsår: 2013
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Fördjupningsstudien (In depth study, ID1) är en del av en långsiktig befolkningsstudie som rör spel om pengar, problemspelande och hälsa. Studien heter Swedish longitudinal gambling study (Swelogs) och drivs av Statens folkhälsoinstitut. Det övergripande målet med både fördjupningsstudien och Swelogs i sin helhet är att ta fram kunskap som kan anvä […]

Metoder för att förebygga spelproblem. En systematisk litteraturöversikt

Av: Statens Folkhälsoinstitut
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Riskförebyggande kampanjer

Utdrag: Den här översikten inkluderar 38 studier (36 unika) varav de flesta rörde hur olika faktorer i speldesignen påverkar spelande och spelproblem. Andra undersökte inverkan av skolinterventioner, faktorer i spelmiljön och strukturella faktorer såsom tillgänglighet och skattehöjningar. Inom området skolinterventioner gick det att göra metaanalyser av […]

Återhämtning från och konsekvenser av problemspelande. EN RAPPORT FRÅN SWELOGS FÖRDJUPNINGSSTUDIE

Av: Folkhälsomyndigheten
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: Fördjupningsstudien (In-depth study, ID) är en del av den fleråriga studien Swelogs som rör spel om pengar, spelproblem och hälsa i Sverige. Studien bedrivs av Folkhälsomyndigheten.Den här rapporten presenterar återhämtning från problemspelande under tre till fyra år, liksom studiedeltagarnas upplevda konsekvenser av spel vid studiens slut, 2013. […]

The Effect of Losses Disguised as Wins and Near Misses in Electronic Gaming Machines: A Systematic Review

Av: Barton, K.R., Yazdani, Y., Ayer, N. et al.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Om spel motivation kultur och spelproblem

Utdrag: Near misses and losses disguised as wins have been of interest to gambling researchers and policymakers for many years (e.g., Griffiths in J Gambl Stud 9(2):101–120, 1993). This systematic literature review describes the behavioural, psychological, and psychobiological effects of near misses and losses disguised as wins (LDWs) in an effort to evalu […]

Stödlinjen för spelare och anhöriga. Årsrapport 2016

Av: Centrum för psykiatriforskning
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Stödlinjer

Utdrag: Under 2016 var det totala antalet inkommande kontakter 5094, varav 2815 besvarades personligen och registrerades av rådgivarna i Stödlinjens uppföljningsdatabaser. Stödlinjen besvarade 1473 telefonsamtal, 822 chattar och 520 e-brev, från 1447 spelare, 1125 anhöriga och 243 övriga (skolor, vårdsektorn, frivilligorganisationer, eller media). I följan […]

Assessing the effectiveness of a responsible gambling behavioural feedback tool for reducing the gambling expenditure of at-risk players

Av: Richard T.A. Wood & Michael J.A. Wohl
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: The current study assessed the utility of a responsible gambling (RG) tool that provides players with behavioural feedback about their gambling. Data was obtained from 779 people (n = 694 male; n = 85 female) who gambled online with Svenska Spel (the Swedish gambling operator) and who opted to receive behavioural feedback via an RG tool (Playscan). […]

Player Behavioral Tracking and Personalized Feedback in On - line Gambling: Implications for Prevention and Treatment of Problem Gambling

Av: Jason D. Edgerton, Jeff Biegun and Lance W. Roberts
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)Återkoppling på spelvanor

Utdrag: In recent years, participation in online gambling has been growing at a significant rate, as have concerns over its connection to problem gambling. The relationship between online access and problem gambling is complex. On one hand the nature of online gambling appears to invite potential for problematic gambling; […]

Experiences of Playscan: Interviews with users of a responsible gambling tool

Av: David Forsström, Markus Jansson-Fröjmark, Hugo Hesser, Per Carlbring
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: Online gambling, encompassing a wide variety of activities and around-the-clock access, can be a potential risk factor for gamblers who tend to gamble excessively. Yet, the advent of online gambling has enabled responsible gambling (RG) features that may help individuals to limit their gambling behaviour. One of these features is RG tools that trac […]

A comprehensive review of problem gambling screens and scales for online self-assessment

Av: Stinchfield, Randy D. ; McCready, John ; Turner, Nigel E.
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Självtest

Utdrag: This report provides a comprehensive and critical review of all existing problem gambling self-assessment instruments. One of the tasks of clinicians, researchers, prevention specialists and those interested in promoting responsible gambling is to select an appropriate instrument to measure problem gambling. This review makes an important contribut […]

Analysing consumer protection for gamblers across different online gambling operators: A descriptive study.

Av: Maris Bonello and Mark D. Griffiths
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: A dedicated RG page including the following criteria: -A statement on the operator’s commitment to RG -A warning that gambling can be harmful -Reference to a problem gambling help organization and/or self-help groups -A self-assessment test for problem gambling -Information about the RG tools offered by the operator. -No promotional gambling […]

Virtual Reality Gambling: Public Policy Implications for Regulation and Challenges for Consumer Protection

Av: Gainsbury, S., & Blaszczynski, A.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Mangerspel/Daily Fantasy Sport

Utdrag: Advances in Internet technology have substantially altered the characteristics of products offered by the gambling industry and associated effects on user experiences. Virtual reality gambling involves using an innovative 3D computer-based format with high-resolution graphics that totally immerses an individual into an interactive gambling environm […]

Follow the money: using payment behaviour as predictor for future self-exclusion

Av: Joachim Haeusler
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)Självavstängning

Utdrag: Behavioural tracking is an increasingly discussed method of early detection of potential gambling-related problems. Recent research has focused predominantly on information derived from gambling transactions and communication logs. Even though payment behaviour establishes a direct link to the financial consequences of gambling, it had thus far not […]

Forms of gambling, gambling involvement and problem gambling: Evidence from a Swedish population survey

Av: Per Binde, Ulla Romild & Rachel A. Volberg.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Spel och risknivå

Utdrag: The purpose of this study was to explore the association between problem gambling (PG) and participation in different forms of gambling in order to elucidate relationships between PG, gambling involvement and gambling intensity. Using data from the first wave of the Swedish Longitudinal Gambling Study (Swelogs) (n = 4,991), the study tested four hy […]

Gambling-related embezzlement in the workplace: A qualitative study. International Gambling Studies

Av: Per Binde
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Spel om pengar på arbetsplatsen

Utdrag: People with severe gambling problems typically first spend all their available money on gambling and then resort to borrowing, selling personal property and other ways of procuring more money for gambling. Some problem gamblers commit economic crimes. This investigation examined gambling-related embezzlement in the workplace, an aspect of problem g […]

Preventing and responding to gambling-related harm and crime in the workplace.

Av: Per Binde
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Spel om pengar på arbetsplatsen

Utdrag: AIMS – Problem gambling, even if it occurs in leisure time, can cause harm in the workplace. Problem gamblers are preoccupied with gambling and often suffer from psychiatric and psychosomatic symptoms caused by their excessive gambling. This may lead to inefficiency at work and absenteeism. Severe gambling problems typically lead to a constant need […]

Review of Self-exclusion from Gambling Venues as an Intervention for Problem Gambling

Av: Sally Gainsbury
Publiceringsår: 2014
Kategorier: Självavstängning

Utdrag: Self-exclusion programs are required to be provided by gambling operators in many international jurisdictions in an attempt to provide an option for those who have gambling problems to avoid further gambling. However, minimal robust and comprehensive research has been conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of self-exclusion programs. There is […]

Player account-based gambling: Potentials for behaviour-based research methodologies

Av: Gainsbury, S.
Publiceringsår: International Gambling Studies, 11 (2), pp. 153-171, 2011
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: A motivational model of gambling participation is presented. The model comprises five motivational dimensions: the dream of hitting the jackpot and transforming one's life, social rewards, intellectual challenge, mood change induced by playing, and – the fundamental motive for all gambling – the chance of winning. The model is primarily applicable […]

The use of personalized behavioral feedback for online gamblers: an empirical study

Av: Auer, M., Griffiths, M.D.
Publiceringsår: 2015, Front. Psychol.:6 http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: Over the last few years, online gambling has become a more common leisure time activity. However, for a small minority, the activity can become problematic. Consequently, the gambling industry has started to acknowledge their role in player protection and harm minimization and some gambling companies have introduced responsible gambling tools as a […]

Testing normative and self-appraisal feedback in an online slot-machine pop-up in a real-world setting

Av: Auer, M.M., Griffiths, M.D.
Publiceringsår: Frontiers in Psychology, 6 (MAR), art. no. 339, 2015.
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: Over the last few years, there have been an increasing number of gaming operators that have incorporated on-screen pop-up messages while gamblers play on slot machines and/or online as one of a range of tools to help encourage responsible gambling. Coupled with this, there has also been an increase in empirical research into whether such pop-up mes […]

GamTest: Psychometric Evaluation and the Role of Emotions in an Online Self-Test for Gambling Behavior

Av: Jonsson, J. Munck, I. Volberg, R. & Carbring, P.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Behavioral tracking system (BTS)

Utdrag: Recent increases in the number of online gambling sites have made gambling more available, which may contribute to an increase in gambling problems. At the same time, online gambling provides opportunities to introduce measures intended to prevent problem gambling. GamTest is an online test of gambling behavior that provides information that can be […]

Awareness promotion about excessive gambling among video lottery retailers

Av: Ladouceur, R., Boutin, C., Doucet, C., Dumont, M., Provencher, M., Giroux, I., Boucher, C.
Publiceringsår: 2004
Kategorier: Frivilliga eller obligatoriska spelansvarsverktyg

Utdrag: This paper describes and evaluates "As luck would have it," an awareness program completed by retailers in Quebec Province. This program, which is presented as a two-hour awareness promotion workshop, aimed to inform retailers about excessive gambling. More specifically, it provided answers to the following questions: (1) What is chance and randomn […]

Prevention of Problem Gambling: A Comprehensive Review of the Evidence, and Identified Best Practices

Av: Williams, R.J., West, B.L., & Simpson, R.I.
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Frivilliga eller obligatoriska spelansvarsverktygOm spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policySpelgränser/Pre-commitmentÅldersgränser

Utdrag: The past 15 years has seen a considerable amount of interest and effort being put into developing strategies to prevent problem gambling. Unfortunately, the development, implementation, and evaluation of most of these initiatives has been a haphazard process. Most have been put in place because they ‘seemed like good ideas’ and/or were being used i […]

Gambling games on social platforms: How do advertisements for social casino games target young adults?

Av: Abarbanel, B., Gainsbury, S. M., King, D., Hing, N., & Delfabbro, P. H.
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Social casino gaming, which simulates gambling games on social platforms, has become increasingly popular and is rapidly merging with the gambling industry. Advertisements for social casino games, however, are not bound by the same regulations as real money gambling, despite their similarities. We performed a content analysis of a sample of 115 uni […]

An exploratory study of gambling operators’ use of social media and the latent messages conveyed

Av: Gainsbury, S.M., P. Delfabbro, D.L. King & N. Hing
Publiceringsår: 2015 (a)
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Advertisements for gambling products have historically been restricted due to their potential to normalize gambling and contribute to excessive gambling behaviours among vulnerable populations. However, social media enables gambling operators to promote products and brands with fewer constraints than in traditional forms of media. This study invest […]

Social media marketing and gambling: An interview study of gambling operators in Australia

Av: Gainsbury, S.M., D.L. King, N. Hing & P. Delfabbro
Publiceringsår: 2015 (b)
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Social media has become an established tool to engage and maintain customer loyalty. However, its successful use involves a balance between promotion, public relations and corporate social responsibility. Nineteen individuals working in the Australian gambling industry were interviewed. The aim was to explore how gambling operators are using social […]

Exposure to and engagement with gambling marketing in social media: Reported impacts on moderate-risk and problem gamblers

Av: Gainsbury, S. M., King, D. L., Russell, A. M. T., Delfabbro, P., Derevensky, J., & Hing, N.
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Digital advertising for gambling and specifically marketing via social media have increased in recent years, and the impact on vulnerable consumers, including moderate-risk and problem gamblers, is unknown. Social media promotions often fall outside of advertising restrictions and codes of conduct and may have an inequitable effect on susceptible g […]

Affective response to gambling promotions during televised sport: A qualitative analysis

Av: Lamont, M., Hing, N., & Vitartas, P.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Gambling promotions extensively punctuate contemporary televised sport broadcasts and concerns have been raised about their potential impacts on vulnerable groups. Research suggests advertising can shape individuals’ emotions, or affect, towards a product/brand and can subsequently influence purchasing decisions. Consequently, understanding how pro […]

Temptation and prevention provided by the gambling industry: Main and interactive effects on gamblers

Av: Lemarié, L. & J.-C. Chebat
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Our study investigates the effects of pro versus anti-gambling messages funded by the gambling industry. Paradoxically, our results show that anti-gambling ads funded by the gambling industry enhance gambling intent as do pro-gambling ads. We propose some suggestions related to the ways this finding should guide public policies. […]

Beyond Reno: a Critical Commentary on Hancock and Smith

Av: Abbott, M.W.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: This article provides commentary on Hancock and Smith’s examination of the Reno Model of responsible gambling (RG). Hancock and Smith (2017) contend that the model, intended to provide consumer protection and reduce gambling-related harm, serves as a major impediment to implementation of effective RG policies. This impediment is in large part attri […]

Assisting Problem Gamblers in the Gaming Venue: A Counsellor Perspective

Av: Hing, N. & Nuske, E.
Publiceringsår: 2011
Kategorier: Utbildning för personal och ombud

Utdrag: Governments now recognise gambling as a social and public health issue that invites a collaborative approach to responsible gambling and help-seeking involving the gambling industry, gambling help agencies and the wider community. In this paper, we report on findings from interviews with 23 counsellors working in Queensland Gambling Help agencies i […]

Responding to Problem Gamblers in the Venue: Role Conflict, Role Ambiguity, and Challenges for Hospitality Staff

Av: Hing, N. & Nuske, E.
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Utbildning för personal och ombud

Utdrag: In this article the authors explore the challenges experienced by gaming venue employees in Queensland Australia in responding to patrons with gambling problems. Forty-eight in-depth interviews were analyzed using thematic analysis. Challenges identified include embarrassment for both staff and patrons, emotional labor for employees, difficulties i […]

Facilitating Responsible Gambling: The Relative Effectiveness of Education-Based Animation and Monetary Limit Setting Pop-up Messages Among Electronic Gaming Machine Players

Av: Wohl, M.J.A., Gainsbury, S., Stewart, M.J. & Sztainert, T.
Publiceringsår: 2013
Kategorier: Utbildning för spelare

Utdrag: Although most gamblers set a monetary limit on their play, many exceed this limit--an antecedent of problematic gambling. Responsible gambling tools may assist players to gamble within their means. Historically, however, the impact of such tools has been assessed in isolation. In the current research, two responsible gambling tools that target adhe […]

Reducing Erroneous Cognition and the Frequency of Exceeding Limits among Slots Players: A Short (3-minute) Educational Animation Facilitates Responsible Gambling

Av: Wohl, M.J.A., Santesso, D.L. & Harrigan, K.
Publiceringsår: 2013
Kategorier: Utbildning för spelare

Utdrag: Educating slot machine players about the odds of winning and the benefits of pre-commitment is important from a responsible gambling perspective. Educational animation is a favorable medium in this regard but requires a short and cognitively simple format. To this end, for Study 1a, we developed a 3-min educational animation to test its responsible […]

Stacked Deck: an effective, school-based program for the prevention of problem gambling.

Av: Williams, R.J., Wood, R.T., & Currie, S.
Publiceringsår: 2010
Kategorier: Riskförebyggande kampanjer

Utdrag: School-based prevention programs are an important component of problem gambling prevention, but empirically effective programs are lacking. Stacked Deck is a set of 5-6 interactive lessons that teach about the history of gambling; the true odds and "house edge"; gambling fallacies; signs, risk factors, and causes of problem gambling; and skills for […]

The population prevalence of problem gambling: methodological influences, standardized rates, jurisdictional differences, and worldwide trends

Av: Williams, R.J., Volberg, R.A. & Stevens, R.M.G.
Publiceringsår: 2012
Kategorier: Prevalensundersökningar

Utdrag: The primary purpose of the present research was to standardize problem gambling prevalence rates so as to facilitate comparisons between jurisdictions as well as within the same jurisdiction over time. The first step in this process was the identification and collection of all published and unpublished studies that involve a jurisdiction-wide adult […]

Analyzing Consumer Protection for Gamblers Across Different Online Gambling Operators: A Descriptive Study

Av: Bonello, M. & Griffiths, M.
Publiceringsår: 2017
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Over the last decade, online gambling has been steadily increasing both in availability and in popularity. Player protection has been in the centre of gambling regulation, and various initiatives have been set in place by some online gambling companies in order to ensure responsible gambling and harm minimisation. The aim of the present exploratory […]

Is all Internet gambling equally problematic? Considering the relationship between mode of access and gambling problems

Av: Gainsbury, S., Liu, Y., Russell, A. & Teichert, T.
Publiceringsår: 2016
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: Concerns exist that Internet gambling may increase rates of gambling harms, yet research to date has found inconsistent results. Internet gamblers are a heterogeneous group and considering this population as a whole may miss important differences between gamblers. The differential relationship of using mobile and other devices for gambling online h […]

How the Internet is changing gambling: findings from an Australian Prevalence Survey.

Av: Gainsbury, S., Russell, A., Hing, N., Wood, R., Lubman, D. & Blaszczynski, A.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: Interactive gambling as a regulated activity, coupled with easy accessibility to offshore providers represents a new mode and format of gambling superimposed on traditional land-based opportunities. This paper aimed to investigate the prevalence of gambling among Australian adults and the relationship between various gambling activities and interac […]

Maintaining and losing control during internet gambling: A qualitative study of gamblers’ experiences.

Av: Hing, N., Cherney, L., Gainsbury, S., Lubman, D., Wood, R. & Blaszczynski, A.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: This paper provides an in-depth exploration of the psycho-social factors and processes related to maintaining and losing control during Internet gambling. It explores features of Internet gambling leading to loss of control, control strategies used by Internet gamblers, and perceived utility of online responsible gambling measures. Interviews with […]

Online Gambling Addiction: the Relationship Between Internet Gambling and Disordered Gambling

Av: Gainsbury, S.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: One of the most significant changes to the gambling environment in the past 15 years has been the increased availability of Internet gambling, including mobile; Internet gambling is the fastest growing mode of gambling and is changing the way that gamblers engage with this activity. Due to the high level of accessibility, immersive interface and ea […]

The interaction between gambling activities and modes of access: a comparison of Internet-only, land-based only, and mixed-mode gamblers.

Av: Gainsbury, S., Russell, A., Blaszczynski, A. & Hing, N.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: Research suggests that Internet-based gambling includes risk factors that may increase gambling problems. The current study aimed to investigate subgroups of gamblers to identify the potential harms associated with various forms and modes of gambling. An online survey was completed by 4,594 respondents identified as Internet-only (IG), land-based o […]

The Role of Auditory Features Within Slot-Themed Social Casino Games and Online Slot Machine Games.

Av: Bramley, S. & Gainsbury, S.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Spelmiljöns betydelse

Utdrag: Over the last few years playing social casino games has become a popular entertainment activity. Social casino games are offered via social media platforms and mobile apps and resemble gambling activities. However, social casino games are not classified as gambling as they can be played for free, outcomes may not be determined by chance, and player […]

Prevention of Pathological Gambling in State-Owned Lottery Companies: Evaluation of Trainings for Lottery Retailers.

Av: Kalke, J.,Verthein, U., Buth, S. & Hiller, P.
Publiceringsår: 2011
Kategorier: Utbildning för personal och ombud

Utdrag: According to the German legal framework for gambling, the state-run and federally organized lottery companies are required to train the staff of lottery retailers. These trainings shall enable lottery retailers to identify clients at an early stage, who are at risk of developing a pathological gambling behavior or who are already pathological gambl […]

Marketing of Sports Betting and Racing.

Av: Sproston, K., C. Hanley, K. Brook, N. Hing & S. Gainsbury.
Publiceringsår: 2015
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: In the context of increased marketing activity associated with the expansion of the sports and race betting (wagering) industry, the study aimed to explore the impact of this marketing on gambling behaviour and intention among Australians, particularly on specific population subgroups: regular bettors, non-regular bettors, problem gamblers and adol […]

Global Limit Setting as a Responsible Gambling Tool: What Do Players Think?

Av: Michael Auer, Sigrun Høvik Reiestad & Mark D. Griffiths
Publiceringsår: 2018
Kategorier: Frivilliga eller obligatoriska spelansvarsverktygSpelgränser/Pre-commitment

Utdrag: Many companies offer tools to help their clientele gamble more responsibly. Such tools include pre-commitment facilities where the gambler can set voluntary time and money limits. However, empirical evidence is lacking as to whether voluntary or mandatory limit setting has any positive impact on subsequent gambling behavior and whether such measure […]

Markedsføringens effekt på spilling av pengespill og pengespillproblemer

Av: Rambøll Management Consulting, Norge
Publiceringsår: 2018
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: Rambøll Management Consulting (Rambøll) har på oppdrag for Lotteri- og stiftelsestilsynet undersøkt markedsføringens effekt på spilling av pengespill og på pengespillproblemer. Undersøkelsen er gjennomført i perioden februar 2017 til februar 2018. Oppdragets formål er å kartlegge markedsføring av pengespill rettet mot nordmenn og hvordan de oppleve […]

Experiences of responsible gambling tools among non-problem gamblers: A survey of active customers of an online gambling platform

Av: Ivanova, Rafi, Lindner & Carlbring
Publiceringsår: 2019
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Abstract Introduction Responsible gambling (RG) tools, aiming at helping gamblers to avoid gambling-related harms, are common in online gambling platforms. Gambling industry, policy makers, and researchers have warned that RG tools can potentially disturb recreational gamblers, channeling them to less protective operators. No evidence exists to […]

Effects of prevention and harm reduction interventions on gambling behaviours and gambling related harm: An umbrella review

Av: Naoimh McMahon, Katie Thomson, Eileen Kaner, Clare Bambra
Publiceringsår: 2019
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Abstract Background Harms related to gambling have been found not only to affect problem gamblers, but also to occur amongst low- and moderate-risk gamblers. This has resulted in calls for a public health approach to address a possible ‘prevention paradox’ in gambling related harm. The aim of this study was to evaluate the systematic review evide […]

Wagering Advertisements and Inducements: Exposure and Perceived Influence on Betting Behaviour

Av: Hing, Russell, Thomas & Jenkinson
Publiceringsår: 2019
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: A proliferation of wagering advertising has raised concerns about its effects, especially on vulnerable gamblers. This study examined exposure to wagering advertisements and inducements, and their reported influence on the size, frequency and riskiness of bets placed—amongst regular bettors and by gambler risk group. An Ecological Momentary Assessm […]

Self‑Reported Negative Infuence of Gambling Advertising in a Swedish Population‑Based Sample

Av: Binde & Romild
Publiceringsår: 2018
Kategorier: Reklam och marknadsföring

Utdrag: This study investigated the negative influence of gambling advertising, that is, gambling more often or for more money than intended. We analyzed data from wave four of the Swedish Longitudinal Gambling Study (Swelogs), in which the self-perceived negative influence of gambling advertising was measured by responses to three survey questions. Few ga […]

Effectiveness of At-Risk Gamblers’ Temporary Self-Exclusion from Internet Gambling Sites

Av: J. Caillon, M. Grall-Bronnec, B. Perrot, J. Leboucher, Y. DonnioL. Romo & G. Challet-Bouju
Publiceringsår: 2018
Kategorier: Självavstängning

Utdrag: To prevent risks associated with online gambling, many jurisdictions propose self-exclusion strategies as a part of a responsible gambling policy. To protect online gamblers, French law provides for a 7-day temporary non-reducible and voluntary self-exclusion measure that applies only to select websites. The objective of our study was to evaluate t […]

Reaching out to big losers: A randomized controlled trial of brief motivational contact providing gambling expenditure feedback.

Av: Jonsson, Hodgins, Munck & Carlbring (2019)
Publiceringsår:
Kategorier: Återkoppling på spelvanor

Utdrag: Gambling disorder is a public health issue in many countries, and expectations that the gambling industry protects individuals from harm are increasing. The primary objective of this study was to investigate the effects of providing personalized feedback on gambling intensity among high consumers of venue-based and online gambling in Norway. A rand […]

Experiences of responsible gambling tools among non-problem gamblers: A survey of active customers of an online gambling platform

Av: Ivanova, Rafi, Lindner & Carlbring (2019)
Publiceringsår:
Kategorier: Om spelansvar spelansvarsverktyg och policy

Utdrag: Introduction Responsible gambling (RG) tools, aiming at helping gamblers to avoid gambling-related harms, are common in online gambling platforms. Gambling industry, policy makers, and researchers have warned that RG tools can potentially disturb recreational gamblers, channeling them to less protective operators. No evidence exists to support the […]