Browsing Alberta Gambling Research Institute by Department "Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation"
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- ItemOpen AccessAssessing gambling-related harm in Victoria: a public health perspective(Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation, 2016-04) Browne, Matthew; Langham, Erika; Rawat, Vijay; Greer, Nancy; Li, En; Rose, Judy; Rockloff, Matthew; Donaldson, Phillip; Thorne, Hannah; Goodwin, Belinda; Bryden, Gabrielle; Best, TalithaThe Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation engaged CQU’s Experimental Gambling Research Laboratory to develop a framework and a methodology for understanding and measuring gambling-related harm in the Victorian population. The aim of the project was to systematically investigate gambling-related harm in Victoria, and assess the aggregate ‘Burden of Harm’ caused by gambling in Victoria with reference to different levels of problem gambling, and other comparable conditions. This improved understanding of the quality and quantity of harm will help to better target efforts to prevent or reduce the potential negative consequences of problematic gambling.
- ItemOpen AccessThe Victorian Gambling Study: A longitudinal study of gambling and health in Victoria, 2008–2012(Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation, 2014-07) Billi, R.; Stone, C.A.; Marden, P.; Yeung, K.The Victorian Gambling Study: A longitudinal study of gambling and health in Victoria 2008–2012 is a large longitudinal study of gambling and health in Victoria, Australia. With a starting sample size of 15,000 Victorian adults (aged 18 years and over) in the first wave, it represents the largest study of its kind in Australia. This report outlines the final findings and analyses of the Victorian Gambling Study.