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The addictiveness of online brokerage services: A first person account

David Team, Nigel E. Turner

Abstract


In the story below, David describes the personal challenges he has faced in controlling his on-line stock market investing. Following David's account, Nigel Turner presents some general observations that tie David's story to the research literature on problem gambling. The viewpoints in David and Nigel's sections reflect the ideas and opinions of their respective author-although this account is collaborative, both authors worked independently and take credit only for their contribution1.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4309/jgi.2011.25.9

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