Betting Gambling

Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 3, 2018
Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America

Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America
by David Clary
English | 2017 | ISBN: 081358454X | 344 Pages | PDF | 1.66 MB

Squares & Sharps, Suckers & Sharks: The Science, Psychology & Philosophy of Gambling  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlexGolova at Dec. 14, 2017
Squares & Sharps, Suckers & Sharks: The Science, Psychology & Philosophy of Gambling

Squares & Sharps, Suckers & Sharks: The Science, Psychology & Philosophy of Gambling by F. E. Round
English | 25 May 1990 |ASIN: B00E3URCK4 | 778 Pages | AZW3 | 31.16 MB

The Economics of Sports Betting  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 8, 2017
The Economics of Sports Betting

The Economics of Sports Betting
Edward Elgar | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 1785364545 | 200 pages | PDF | 3.07 mb

by PlaŽcido RodriŽguez (Editor),‎ Brad R. Humphreys (Editor),‎ Robert Simmons (Editor)

Gavin Bryars - A Man In A Room, Gambling (1998)  Music

Posted by tirexiss at Jan. 9, 2018
Gavin Bryars - A Man In A Room, Gambling (1998)

Gavin Bryars - A Man In A Room, Gambling (1998)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 01:13:42 | 363 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Point Music | Catalog: 289 456 514-2

The five variations of the title piece find Bryars returning somewhat to the more overtly experimental, not to say whimsical, aspects of his earliest work. They take the form of brief instructions in the fine art of cardsharping, with musical accompaniment, to be broadcast over radio during unoccupied stretches of airtime.

Gambling Lady (1934)  Video

Posted by Tavaz at Jan. 8, 2018
Gambling Lady (1934)

Gambling Lady (1934)
DVDRip | MKV | 706x478 | English | H264 @ 1981 kbps | AC-3 @ 256 kbps | 1 h 6 min | 1.03 GiB
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama

A businesslike syndicate runs all the gambling joints in town; least profitable is honest Mike Lee's. Under pressure to allow cheating, Mike "walks out," leaving tough-minded daughter Lady Lee to earn a living the only way she knows. She soon …

Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Jan. 6, 2018
Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas

Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas by Natasha Dow Schüll
English | September 9, 2012 | ISBN: 0691127557, 0691160880 | PDF | 456 pages | 15.4 MB

Betting on Zero (2016)  Video

Posted by Tavaz at Jan. 2, 2018
Betting on Zero (2016)

Betting on Zero (2016)
WEBRip | MKV | 1280x720 | English | H264 @ 2870 kbps | AC-3 @ 384 kbps | 1 h 44 min | 2.35 GiB
Subtitles: French, English
Genre: Documentary

Writer/director Ted Braun follows controversial hedge fund titan Bill Ackman as he puts a billion dollars on the line in his crusade to expose Herbalife as the largest pyramid scheme in history.

CBC - The Fifth Estate: Gambling on Addiction (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 17, 2017
CBC - The Fifth Estate: Gambling on Addiction (2017)

CBC - The Fifth Estate: Gambling on Addiction (2017)
WEB-DL | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3400 Kbps | 45 min 7 s | 1.13 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

When it comes to gambling, Canadians have plenty of skin in the game. Last year, we spent about $13 billion on legal, government-run gambling. That's more than we spend on movies, hockey tickets, and Tim Horton’s – combined. Everybody knows that provincial governments in Canada love those gambling revenues, but the dirty little secret is just how much government casinos rely on problem gamblers to fill government coffers. Experts say that as much as 50% of that gambling revenue comes from problem gamblers. So who here is the real addict?

The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Gambling (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 10, 2017
The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Gambling (repost)

The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Gambling by Leighton Vaughan Williams and Donald S. Siegel
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199797919 | ISBN-13: 9780199797912 | 752 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB
The Perfect Bet: How Science and Math Are Taking the Luck out of Gambling [Audiobook]

The Perfect Bet: How Science and Math Are Taking the Luck out of Gambling [Audiobook] by Adam Kucharski
English | February 24, 2016 | ASIN: B01C3UHSV8, ISBN: 1681680580 | MP3 VBR V0 | 8 hrs 34 mins | 514 MB
Narrator: Jonathan Yen