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Tag Archives: pre-commitment
I recently ran across an article by Charles Livingstone (of Australia’s Monash University) with a headline that attracted my attention: “Responsible gambling and the spectacle of the ‘problem gambler.’ ” In the article, Livingstone expresses the view that, while governments, … Continue reading
Last week I wrote about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Assessments and how these are being used in marketing and promotional programs undertaken by BCLC. We undertake a similar process product initiatives, but use a tool developed by outside experts to … Continue reading
Last summer I referenced the very heated debate taking place in Australia over federal government efforts to institute new responsible gambling initiatives. The most controversial issue was their determination to introduce mandatory pre-commitment tools on electronic gaming machines (or “pokies” … Continue reading
A couple of weeks ago the Manitoba government announced plans to partner with BCLC to introduce the PlayNow.com online gambling experience in that jurisdiction. “Manitoba will work to provide a safe, reputable, secure alternative to grey market sites while ensuring … Continue reading
Last week I talked about some of the common characteristics that were uncovered by Australian research into who was gambling online in that country. With a sample size of nearly 7,000 respondents, the survey could prove helpful in developing appropriate … Continue reading