19 November 2015 Blogs

Fantasy Football & Internet Gambling – there’s a Dissertation for that!

Explore dissertations on the topics of internet gambling, fantasy football and the effects on participants.

By Sarah Palmer, Customer Experience Team Lead
If you turn on the television Thursday night through Monday night you almost can’t miss an ad for internet gambling or a show about how to pick the best fantasy football team.  Just how big of an industry is online betting?  How popular is fantasy football?  The following dissertations explore the topics of internet gambling, fantasy football and the effects on participants.
Aguirre, A. A. (2015). Monstrosities, money, & machines: A metaphoric analysis of fantasy football as a social world (Order No. 3723477). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1728921014). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1728921014?accountid=146402
Andrikogiannopoulou, A. (2011). Essays in economics: Evidence from online sports gambling (Order No. 3459196). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (878891857). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/878891857?accountid=146402
Colton, B. A. (2010). The full moon effect and the efficiency of point-spread betting in the NFL (Order No. 1476784). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (501798841). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/501798841?accountid=146402
Curry, B. M. (2009). 1st and ten: An exploratory look into fantasy football (Order No. 1462111). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (288315163). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/288315163?accountid=146402
Love, T. T. L., Jr. (2014). An investigation into the potential for the inclusion of internet addiction with subtypes as a behavioral addiction in the revised DSM-5 (Order No. 3728466). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1732683623). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1732683623?accountid=146402
Ryan, S. (2014). A case study exploring the utilization of fantasy football and its effect on teacher morale (Order No. 3622880). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1547942255). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1547942255?accountid=146402

By Sarah Palmer, Customer Experience Team Lead

If you turn on the television Thursday night through Monday night you almost can’t miss an ad for internet gambling or a show about how to pick the best fantasy football team.  Just how big of an industry is online betting?  How popular is fantasy football?  The following dissertations explore the topics of internet gambling, fantasy football and the effects on participants.

Aguirre, A. A. (2015). Monstrosities, money, & machines: A metaphoric analysis of fantasy football as a social world (Order No. 3723477). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1728921014). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1728921014?accountid=146402

Andrikogiannopoulou, A. (2011). Essays in economics: Evidence from online sports gambling (Order No. 3459196). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (878891857). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/878891857?accountid=146402

Colton, B. A. (2010). The full moon effect and the efficiency of point-spread betting in the NFL (Order No. 1476784). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (501798841). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/501798841?accountid=146402

Curry, B. M. (2009). 1st and ten: An exploratory look into fantasy football (Order No. 1462111). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (288315163). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/288315163?accountid=146402

Love, T. T. L., Jr. (2014). An investigation into the potential for the inclusion of internet addiction with subtypes as a behavioral addiction in the revised DSM-5 (Order No. 3728466). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1732683623). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1732683623?accountid=146402

Ryan, S. (2014). A case study exploring the utilization of fantasy football and its effect on teacher morale (Order No. 3622880). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1547942255). Retrieved from https://0-www-proquest-com.library.cairn.edu/docview/1547942255?accountid=146402

Note: To view the dissertations in this post you must have access to ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global through a library.