The website The Anthropology of Gambling presents research on gambling by Associate Professor Per Binde at the University of Stockholm, Sweden. Here you find news and information about my research, publications and activities.

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New job at Stockholm university

As I reached the age of 65 in 2021, I have now retired from my work as researcher at the University of Gothenburg. However, I will continue with gambling research at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Stockholm University, working part-time. As before, I will work in the Regaps gambling research consortium. I will mainly …

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Problem gambling and crime – new article

In this study, we searched a database with more than a quarter of a million criminal verdicts delivered in a five year period by Swedish courts. We found 282 cases in which problem gambling was the main cause of committing crime. In this open access article, we present the main results from the study. Abstract …

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