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Sep 23 2013

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Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health provides a platform for scholars, experts and practitioners within and outside the Asian regions to share gambling research, prevention and intervention experiences, and to promote critical discussion on gambling policy and gambling related public health issues.


The journal aims to facilitate international debates on gambling expansion and liberalization, benefits and costs of legalized gambling, the impact of gambling technologies, responsible gambling policies and initiatives, prevention and intervention of problem gambling; document updated empirical studies on vulnerable groups, etiology, resiliency and prevalence estimates of excessive gambling, gambling in the financial markets, treatment efficacy of various therapies, and evaluation on awareness and preventive programs in different Asian communities; encourage gamblers and family members to share their experience in treatment and recovery.

Read the first articles online:


Click here to find more articles online, including the latest article collection “Impacts of problem gambling on families and significant others“.


HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b5055501




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