In this exploratory study, we will investigate how national culture impacts per capita gambling spending. Specifically, Hofstede’s dimensions of individualism and uncertainty avoidance will help us test our hypotheses. Expectations is that different cultural groups will view the gambler’s fallacy and hot-hand fallacy differently, providing us with a starting point
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Live betting, also known as In-Play wagering, has changed the way sports bettors experience games. This new trend is fueled by technological developments that allow real-time wagering. It allows gamblers to react to a game’s shifting dynamics and adjust their bets accordingly. This has led to increased engagement among fans.
In June 2021, the cryptocurrency exchange, FTX, announced a $210 million deal between themselves and leading esports club, Team SoloMid. The deal included both sponsorship and naming rights and caused shockwaves to reverberate through both the crypto and esports industries. This wasn’t the first meeting of the two industries though.