Show simple item record Williams, Robert J. Wood, Robert T. 2007-07-19T18:06:44Z 2007-07-19T18:06:44Z 2004-06-23
dc.identifier.citation Williams, R.J. & Wood, R.T. (2004). Demographic Sources of Ontario Gaming Revenue. Final Report en
dc.description.abstract The present study reinvestigated the gaming revenue contributions of Ontario problem gamblers. An attempt was made to exclude out-of-province expenditures as well as revenues from non-Ontario residents. Better methods were used to establish the prevalence rate (better instrument; more exhaustive RDD sampling to achieve a better response rate; adjustments for populations not available for sampling). Improved methodology was used to obtain self-reported net expenditures (prospective 4 week diaries of gambling expenditures; clear, non-biasing questions explaining what is meant by ‘net expenditure’). Various methods were used to establish the validity of these self-reported expenditures, including comparison with actual Ontario gaming revenues collected in this time period. en
dc.description.sponsorship Ontario Problem Gambling Research Centre en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Ontario Problem Gambling Research Centre en
dc.subject Compulsive gamblers en
dc.subject Gambling -- Economic aspects en
dc.title The Demographic Sources of Ontario Gaming Revenue en
dc.type Technical Report en
dc.publisher.faculty School of Health Sciences en
dc.publisher.department Sociology en
dc.description.peer-review No en
dc.publisher.institution University of Lethbridge en
dc.publisher.institution Arts and Science en

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