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Placing Bets: gambling venues and the distribution of harm

Young, Martin; Markham, Francis; Doran, Bruce


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 distribution of EGM venues has been shown to follow a gradient of community disadvantage, little is known about the distinctions between the venues themselves (i.e. pubs, clubs, and casinos), either in terms...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Geographer
DOI: 10.1080/00049182.2012.731302


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