TITLE

Problem gambling in the spotlight in Norway

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
International Gaming & Wagering;Apr2007, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Norwegian authorities to commission a study in an attempt to determine the prevalence of problem gambling in the country. The author reveals that the Lottery Board is financing the study by the Foundation for Scientific and Industrial Research at the Norwegian Institute of Technology. The author also claims that Norwegian authorities are concerned on a 40 percent increase in gambling spend from 2002 to 2005.
ACCESSION #
24532884

 

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