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Banking transactions and gambling harms

To date, studies of gambling harms have been limited by reliance on small samples and self-reports of behaviour. Analysis of banking transactions provides unique insights into the scope and sequencing of gambling harms at the individual and population levels, with implications for gambling policy, regulation, and harm minimization.

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Volberg, R.A. Banking transactions and gambling harms. Nat Hum Behav 5, 303–304 (2021).

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