Please note that the views expressed during the workshops and the conclusions reached are those of the specialists and not necessarily those of the organisation represented. Joe Ledger 01 Patient Zero. Commission Communication on gambling Inthe European Commission adopted the Communication 'Towards a comprehensive European framework on online gambling 'accompanied by a staff working paper.
Commission initiatives Infringements and court cases. Forms of playing and their addictive potential. Annual revenues in for online gambling are expected to increase to EUR 13 billion. He has published numerous research articles, book chapters and a couple of books on gambling and has been keynote speaker at some of the most important international gambling conferences. However, the prevailing regulatory, societal and technical challenges related to gambling in the EU cannot be adequately met by countries acting individually.Problem Gambling in Europe: Challenges, prevention, and interventions, edited by. Gerhard Meyer, Tobias Hayer, Mark Griffiths, Springer: New York, As with many other parts of the world, gambling in Europe is a major activity and is estimated to be worth more than EUR billion. According to research, the. Problem Gambling in Europe is the first book to offer a robust international knowledge base compiled by an interdisciplinary panel of researchers in gambling.