Evidence Brief: The effect and regulation of electronic gaming machine near misses and losses disguised as wins (LDWs) on the player

Authors: Harrigan, K., Brown, D., Stapleton, J., Barton, K., Yazdani, A., Ayer, N., Brown, S. and Kalvapalle, S.

Publisher: Gambling Research Exchange Ontario

Place of Publication: Gambling Research Lab, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada


This brief was created by researchers in the Gambling Research Lab at the University of Waterloo to serve as a basis for the discussion of current regulations surrounding the effects of near-misses and losses disguised as wins (LDWs) on players.


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