Parents and adolescents discuss gambling advertising: a qualitative study
This study examines how parents and their adolescent children conceptualise gambling advertising. In particular, it examines how messages in advertising are interpreted and how these interpretations influence perceptions of the risks and benefits of different types of gambling.
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Predicting problem gambling: a prospective study of the influence of adolescent risk taking and mental health on gambling during emerging adulthood
Sarah Whittle, Murat Yücel, Himani Kashyap
The University of Melbourne
This exploratory study involved 156 participants from the Orygen Adolescent Development Study, and investigates how gender interacts with risk taking behaviours, temperament and psychiatric symptoms.
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Australian teens and poker: gambling prevalence, influences and implications
Dr Sudhir Kalé
This research investigates gambling prevalence and poker gambling among Victorian teenagers based on an online survey of 2,000 respondents.
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Factors affecting youth gambling: a comprehensive model of the antecedents and consequences of gambling in younger people
Richard Bell and Jennifer Boldero
University of Melbourne
This study investigated a range of factors associated with gambling related problems among young people.
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