Mathematics for gamblers
An expert reveals the gambling industry secrets. Sometimes truth is not as straightforward as being validated or invalidated by empirical evidence or even scientific facts. Catalin Barboianu — a gaming mathematician, philosopher of science, and problem-gambling researcher — explores the complexities of being addicted to gambling. In this detailed insight, he reveals the industry secrets that keep some gamblers hooked and examines why a mixture of philosophy, psychotherapy and mathematics could be key to helping gambling addiction.