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Gambling, Problem Gambling, and Normativity

W.A. Bogart

in Permit But Discourage: Regulating Excessive Consumption

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195379877
eISBN:
9780199869060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379877.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter presents some history and some major current characteristics of a rapidly developing gambling industry. It then outlines the contours of problem gambling, and finally returns to a theme ... More


Regulating Moderation in Gambling?—Overarching Considerations

W.A. Bogart

in Permit But Discourage: Regulating Excessive Consumption

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195379877
eISBN:
9780199869060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379877.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter analyzes overarching considerations regarding the regulation of problem gambling. While several aspects are discussed, the public health perspective, “harm minimization”, and the ... More


Regulating Moderation in Gambling?—Specific Interventions

W.A. Bogart

in Permit But Discourage: Regulating Excessive Consumption

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195379877
eISBN:
9780199869060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379877.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter addresses specific interventions available to respond to problem gambling and assesses their potential and their weaknesses, including the exclusion of problem gamblers from gaming ... More


Permit But Discourage: Regulating Excessive Consumption

W. A. Bogart

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195379877
eISBN:
9780199869060
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379877.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This book is on problem gambling and its regulation, and situates this analysis in the larger context of regulating excessive consumption. This work analyzes the effectiveness of the law in ... More


Gambling behavior and problem gambling

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

General population surveys show that gambling is prevalent in many high-income countries. Gambling is not an exclusive activity that only a few people engage in; it has become a popular recreational ... More


The range and burden of gambling problems

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the diverse problems—for individuals, families, communities, and society—which are associated with gambling. A public interest approach must assess the global expansion of ... More


General practitioners’ position on problematic gambling in three European welfare states

Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Michał Bujalski, and Sara Rolando

in Concepts of Addictive Substances and Behaviours across Time and Place

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198737797
eISBN:
9780191801280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737797.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter explores the cultural embeddedness of medical expertise in three European countries by confronting medical practitioners with an issue that has yet to be integrated into medical ... More


The total volume of gambling and the prevalence of gambling problems

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The total consumption model (TCM) implies that only a small fraction of gamblers account for a very large fraction of all gambling activities and of all gambling expenditures. This does not ... More


Social Responsibility, New Technologies, and Problem Gambling in Bingo: Where to Point the Dabber?

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 9 traces the impact, on bingo, of recent laws, policies, and procedures related to problematic gambling, by exploring the risks associated with the game and the perceived vulnerability of its ... More


Introduction

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes a public interest approach to gambling. Issues are approached from the perspective of what policies will best serve the public good, and minimize the individual and collective ... More


Industry strategies and their regulation: marketing, game features, and venue characteristics

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter focuses on three industry strategies that can be regulated and used as policy levers: marketing, game features, and venue characteristics. Research on potential policy levers typically ... More


Summary and conclusions: gambling policy and the public interest

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Örnberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

in Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.003.0012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter summarizes the evidence from previous chapters, leading to three basic conclusions. First, gambling has both malign and benign redistributing effects. The benign effects are those that ... More


Setting Limits: Gambling, Science and Public Policy

Pekka Sulkunen, Thomas F. Babor, Jenny Cisneros Ornberg, Michael Egerer, Matilda Hellman, Charles Livingstone, Virve Marionneau, Janne Nikkinen, Jim Orford, Robin Room, and Ingeborg Rossow

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198817321
eISBN:
9780191858840
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817321.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Commercial gambling has developed in the past few decades into a complex enterprise that is at once a recreational activity, a global profit-making industry, and a potentially harmful behavior. New ... More


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