Online investigation finished successfully, and seminar will be held soon.
Large online investigation activity “Online investigation into behavior of lottery buyer” has finished successfully, launched by Lottery Research Center of China of Beijing Normal University. Design, pre-research, background technical preparation started in May, formal online investigation started in September and ends in November, and data processed and analyzed, which lasted half of year in total. The number of the participant is about 176,200, but from the perspective of rigorous research, the number of final screening is about 38,000. The Center will hold problem lottery buyer and responsibility for lottery seminar, and release the results and data.
Research stems from “psychological limit of lottery purchase”, National Humanities and Social Sciences project
In order to fully understand the current status and characteristics of lottery groups and promote the development of social responsibility lottery, the Center, as domestic emerging academic institutions, carried out the first research into behavior of lottery buyer, “psychological limit of lottery purchase”. The project is host by Chen Haiping, doctor of School of Psychology and researcher of Lottery Research Center of China of Beijing Normal University and Chen Haiping’s research enjoyed good reputation in psychological measurement and its application, personnel selection and data analysis, behavioral decision and economic psychology and gambling behavior and problem at home and abroad, and been highly praised by government and academic field.
Problem lottery buyers and responsible lottery seminar is soon opening up
Analysis report in this investigation also portrays the first picture of problem lottery buyers. In Feb. 25th, 2012, Lottery Research Center of China, Beijing Normal University and Macao Polytechnic Institute will hold Problem Lottery Buyers and Responsible Lottery Seminar-- Conference of Network Investigation into Chinese Lottery Buyers Behaviors, with publication of results and data.
Professors, leaders in main braches, industrial researchers and media journalists all over the world will be invited to exchange opinions centered with problem lottery buyers. Conference focus will be set on psychology, recognizing and preventing problem lottery buyers, concerning with defining problem lottery buyers, estimating popularity, group characteristics, rationality of purchasing, decision-making psychology, prevention strategies and legislation.