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The economics of gambling, edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams

Label
The economics of gambling
Title
The economics of gambling
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This timely and comprehensive book covers all the bases of the economics of gambling and is a valuable and important contribution to the ongoing and growing debates. The Economics of Gambling will be of use to academics and students of applied, industrial and mathematical economics, as well as being vital reading for those involved or interested in the gambling industry."--BOOK JACKET
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vaughan-Williams, Leighton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gambling
  • Gambling
Label
The economics of gambling, edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Adi Schnytzer and Yuval Shilony
  • 4.
  • Pari-mutuel place betting in Great Britain and Ireland: an extraordinary opportunity
  • David Jackson and Patrick Waldron
  • 5.
  • Betting at British racecourses: a comparison of the efficiency of betting with bookmakers and at the Tote
  • John Peirson and Philip Blackburn
  • 6.
  • Breakage, turnover, and betting market efficiency; new evidence from Japanese horse tracks
  • W. David Walls and Kelly Busche
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • The impact of tipster information on bookmakers' prices in UK horse-race markets
  • Michael A. Smith
  • 8.
  • On the marginal impact of information and arbitrage
  • Adi Schnytzer, Yuval Shilony and Richard Thorne
  • 9.
  • Covariance decompositions and betting markets: early insights using data from French trotting
  • Jack Dowie
  • 10.
  • Introduction
  • A competitive horse-race handicapping algorithm based on analysis of covariance
  • David Edelman
  • 11.
  • Efficiency in the handicap and index betting markets for English rugby league
  • Robert Simmons, David Forrest and Anthony Curran
  • 12.
  • Efficiency of the over-under betting market for National Football League games
  • Joseph Golec and Maurry Tamarkin
  • 13.
  • Player Injuries and price responses in the point spread wagering market
  • Leighton Vaughan Williams
  • Raymond D. Sauer
  • 14.
  • Is the UK National Lottery experiencing lottery fatigue?
  • Stephen Creigh-Tyte and Lisa Farrell
  • 15.
  • Time-series modelling of Lotto demand
  • David Forrest
  • 16.
  • Reconsidering the economic impact of Indian casino gambling
  • Gary C. Anders
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Investigating betting behaviour: a critical discussion of alternative methodological approaches
  • Alistair Bruce and Johnnie Johnson
  • 18.
  • The demand for gambling: a review
  • David Paton, Donald S. Siegel and Leighton Vaughan Williams
  • The favourite-longshot bias and the Gabriel and Marsden anomaly: an explanation based on utility theory
  • Michael Cain, David Peel and David Law
  • 3.
  • Is the presence of inside traders necessary to give rise to a favorite-longshot bias?
Control code
7161314
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780415260916
Lccn
2002031818
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2002031818
  • 7161314
  • (BNAtoc) 2002031818
Label
The economics of gambling, edited by Leighton Vaughan Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Adi Schnytzer and Yuval Shilony
  • 4.
  • Pari-mutuel place betting in Great Britain and Ireland: an extraordinary opportunity
  • David Jackson and Patrick Waldron
  • 5.
  • Betting at British racecourses: a comparison of the efficiency of betting with bookmakers and at the Tote
  • John Peirson and Philip Blackburn
  • 6.
  • Breakage, turnover, and betting market efficiency; new evidence from Japanese horse tracks
  • W. David Walls and Kelly Busche
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • The impact of tipster information on bookmakers' prices in UK horse-race markets
  • Michael A. Smith
  • 8.
  • On the marginal impact of information and arbitrage
  • Adi Schnytzer, Yuval Shilony and Richard Thorne
  • 9.
  • Covariance decompositions and betting markets: early insights using data from French trotting
  • Jack Dowie
  • 10.
  • Introduction
  • A competitive horse-race handicapping algorithm based on analysis of covariance
  • David Edelman
  • 11.
  • Efficiency in the handicap and index betting markets for English rugby league
  • Robert Simmons, David Forrest and Anthony Curran
  • 12.
  • Efficiency of the over-under betting market for National Football League games
  • Joseph Golec and Maurry Tamarkin
  • 13.
  • Player Injuries and price responses in the point spread wagering market
  • Leighton Vaughan Williams
  • Raymond D. Sauer
  • 14.
  • Is the UK National Lottery experiencing lottery fatigue?
  • Stephen Creigh-Tyte and Lisa Farrell
  • 15.
  • Time-series modelling of Lotto demand
  • David Forrest
  • 16.
  • Reconsidering the economic impact of Indian casino gambling
  • Gary C. Anders
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Investigating betting behaviour: a critical discussion of alternative methodological approaches
  • Alistair Bruce and Johnnie Johnson
  • 18.
  • The demand for gambling: a review
  • David Paton, Donald S. Siegel and Leighton Vaughan Williams
  • The favourite-longshot bias and the Gabriel and Marsden anomaly: an explanation based on utility theory
  • Michael Cain, David Peel and David Law
  • 3.
  • Is the presence of inside traders necessary to give rise to a favorite-longshot bias?
Control code
7161314
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 270 p.
Isbn
9780415260916
Lccn
2002031818
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2002031818
  • 7161314
  • (BNAtoc) 2002031818

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