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Hibai López-González

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
International Gaming Research Unit
School of Social Sciences, Psychology Division,
Nottingham Trent University
City campus, Burton Street, Nottingham,
NG1 4BU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 07856 551592

Phd in Communication by Pompeu Fabra University and Bachelor in Audiovisual Communication by the Basque Country University. He works as postdocotral research fellow at the International Gaming Research Unit of Nottingham Trent University’s Psychology department.

His research line focuses on the analysis of advertising influence over sports gamblers. The objetive is  to create an online gaming literacy program for teenagers in risk of developing a pathological behaviour. He also coordinates with Ana Estévez of Deusto University (Bilbao) and Susana Jiménez-Murcia of Bellvitge Hospital’s Pathological Gaming Unity the following project “Commercial advertising influence on youth sports gambling risk behaviour: guide to regulators, operators, institutions and media”, funded by ONCE.

He has published his work in international journals such as International Review for the Sociology of SportJournal of the Philosophy of SportGaming Law Review and Economics, Information, Communication & Society o Media International Australia. He also takes part of Sport, Business and Management magazine editorial comitee.

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