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UK ban on gambling with credit cards: Dr Steve Sharman talks to the SSA

Credit cards and gambling have been in the news, can you tell us what has happened? The Gambling Commission, who are responsible for regulating gambling in the UK had a consultation last year looking at the use of credit cards for gambling. The outcome of that consultation was that they decided to ban the use

Congratulations to the 2017 SSA Griffith Edwards Academic Fellow, Dr Steve Sharman

_ We are very pleased to announce the award of 2017’s SSA Academic Fellowship to Dr Steve Sharman, who will be conducting pioneering research into gambling, at the University of East London. Steve’s research is into the psychological mechanisms underpinning disordered gambling. In order to effectively investigate this behaviour, he will create a suite of

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