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Authors: Matthew J. Rockloff, Matthew Browne, Alex M. T. Russell, Nerilee Hing and Nancy Greer

? This research was devised to draw conclusions about the potential causal role that wagering inducements play in sports betting. By testing for inducements with the highest likelihood of causing or exacerbating harm, the study can inform policy and

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Introduction The recent growth of sports betting in many countries has been accompanied by a proliferation of sports betting advertising ( Hing, Lamont, Vitartas, & Fink, 2015a ; Lopez-Gonzalez, Estévez, & Griffiths, 2017

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Authors: Lisa Lole, En Li, Alex M. Russell, Nancy Greer, Hannah Thorne and Nerilee Hing

, Hing, & Gainsbury, 2015 ). Sports betting promotions are one of the most common types of televised advertisements in Australia, and are considered to normalize the gambling experience, as well as prematurely expose young people to gambling ( Derevensky

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Authors: Nerilee Hing, Alex M. T. Russell, En Li and Peter Vitartas

Introduction Sports betting is one of the most heavily promoted gambling forms in many countries. Research has examined several aspects of sports-betting advertising, including its overt and latent content ( Lopez

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( Nower, Caler, Pickering, & Blaszczynski, 2018 ) and online sports betting ( Lopez-Gonzalez, Estévez, & Griffiths, 2018 ). Some scholars have criticized the PGSI classification structure ( Petry, 2016 ), whereas others argue that it underestimates

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Authors: Christian Nyemcsok, Samantha L. Thomas, Amy Bestman, Hannah Pitt, Mike Daube and Rebecca Cassidy

have also demonstrated the impact of gambling advertising on young people’s technical knowledge of sports betting. A study by Pitt et al. ( 2017b ) found that despite having never gambled, some young people displayed technical knowledge of sports

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Authors: Ana Estévez, Raquel Rodríguez, Noelia Díaz, Roser Granero, Gemma Mestre-Bach, Trevor Steward, Fernando Fernández-Aranda, Neus Aymamí, Mónica Gómez-Peña, Amparo del Pino-Gutiérrez, Marta Baño, Laura Moragas, Núria Mallorquí-Bagué, Hibai López-González, Paula Jauregui, Jaione Onaindia, Virginia Martín-Romera, José M. Menchón and Susana Jiménez-Murcia

, & Gray, 2014 ). Regularly engaging in live action sports betting, in particular, has been identified as a risk factor for problem gambling, and identifying the characteristics that distinguish online sports gamblers from online gamblers who engage in

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gaming machines, race wagering, and sports betting ( Hing, Gainsbury, et al., 2014 ). Sports betting and race wagering are the only forms where expenditure is increasing ( Queensland Government Statisticians Office, 2017 ). Sports and race betting

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internet gambling: Emerging modes of online participation in wagering and sports betting International Gambling Studies 3 3 21 . M

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–2017, representing 14% of all gambling expenditure; $1.1 billion was lost on sports betting, representing 4.5% of gambling expenditure ( Queensland Government, 2018 ). The promotion of sports and race betting reflects intense industry competition in this sector, and

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