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The lie of ‘responsible gambling’

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Boyce, J, The lie of responsible gambling', The Monthly, Schwartz Media, Australia, June (2019) [Magazine Article]

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Abstract

Australia’s world-beating gambling addiction and the deception hiding it.

Australians are the biggest gamblers on earth, losing more than $24 billion a year. According to The Economist, gambling losses of $1068 per adult in 2017 were 40 per cent higher than in the next highest country, Singapore, more than twice as high as in the United States, about three times the level in the United Kingdom, more than four times that in Germany and France and 30 times as large as those in Ireland.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:constitution, Australia, politics, gaming
Research Division:Studies in Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Journalism and Professional Writing
Research Field:Journalism and Professional Writing not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Understanding Past Societies
Objective Field:Understanding Australia's Past
UTAS Author:Boyce, J (Mr James Boyce)
ID Code:135677
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:Zoology
Deposited On:2019-11-07
Last Modified:2019-11-21
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