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Since the introduction of electronic gaming machines into public hotels (pubs) and clubs across most of Australia from the mid-1990s onwards, research attention has largely focussed on the impact of gambling venues in densely-populated urban areas along the eastern seaboard. In contrast, despite...

Author(s)
Doran, B.; Young, M.
Publisher
eContent Management Pty Ltd, Queensland, Australia
Citation
Rural Society, 2013, 23, 1, pp 20-31
Abstract

The liberalisation of gambling in Australia has resulted in the dispersal of 200 000 electronic gaming machines (EGMs) across the country, generating substantial revenues for State governments and the gambling industry as well as causing significant gambling-related harm. While the spatial...

Author(s)
Young, M.; Markham, F.; Doran, B.
Publisher
Taylor and Francis, London, UK
Citation
Australian Geographer, 2012, 43, 4, pp 425-444
Abstract

Introduction and Aims. Despite the well-documented comorbidity between disordered alcohol use and problem gambling, little is known about the co-occurrence of drinking and gambling in gambling venues. This paper appears to be the first to investigate the association between drinking and gambling...

Author(s)
Markham, F.; Young, M.; Doran, B.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Drug and Alcohol Review, 2012, 31, 6, pp 770-777