Matthew Rockloff and Nancy Greer

Matthew Rockloff, a psychologist, is the head of the Population Research Laboratory at CQUniversity. Nancy Greer, a researcher for CQUniversity’s Experimental Gambling Research Laboratory, is completing a PhD with CQUniversity examining e-sports betting and skin gambling.

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Ig Nobel Aside, Our Gambling Research Was No Croc

On the surface studying how gamblers reacted to playing a poker machine while holding a live crocodile sounds, well, silly. But the goal — to learn how to get gamblers to say ‘when’ — is deadly serious business.

5 years ago