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Fanatical About Football? Watch Out, You Could Be an Addict

Fanatical About Football? Watch Out, You Could Be an Addict | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Why are we so loyal to our national and club football teams? Whatever the results, we tend to support them week in week out, through thick and thin. They can cause us nothing but misery and heartache and yet still we support them.

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Dr. Mark Griffiths has received research funding from a wide range of organizations including the Economic and Social Research Council.

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The odds are on gamblers opting for an independent Scotland

The odds are on gamblers opting for an independent Scotland | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Risk-takers and gamblers are more likely to vote Yes in the independence referendum, a major academic study has found.

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The article features research from the Future of UK and Scotland programme, funded by ESRC.


The article was published on 5 May 2014.

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