Responsible gambling

The UK gambling debate: An unhealthy disregard for evidence?

Dan Waugh of Regulus Partners shares his thoughts on the “weaponised research” being produced to influence government policy on gambling

Something rather strange is happening to Britain’s review of gambling legislation. In response to the law of supply and demand and the government’s insistence that the review be evidence-based, we are now witnessing the production of evidence on an industrial scale. Much is made of the supposedly malign influence of gambling businesses on this process…

Dan Waugh | Gambling Act 2005 | Gambling-related harm | Public Health England | Regulus Partners | Responsible gambling | Tobacco | University of Sheffield