Tag Archives: The Democracy Institute
- POLL: CANADA’S LIBERALS, CONSERVATIVES IN VIRTUAL TIE
October 16, 2015
RACE TOO CLOSE TO CALL – LATE DECIDERS WILL CHOOSE WINNER; VOTERS SAY HARPER BEST ON GLOBAL STAGE – NARROWLY SUPPORT TPP Washington DC (16 Oct 2015) – Four days before Election Day in Canada, the Liberals and the Conservatives are virtually tied in voter support, according to a survey,...
- Dr. Patrick Basham: Tobacco’s Graphic Warning for the Gambling Industry
July 15, 2011
Dr. Patrick Basham is back with his second editorial for CalvinAyre.com. This time this good doctor is joined by his Gambling: A Healthy Bet co-author John Luik as they discuss the lessons the gambling industry should learn from other industries' experience with government-imposed health warnings. - Bill Beatty Tobacco’s...
- The new patron saint of gambling, drinking and carrying on: Dr. Patrick Basham
April 13, 2011
Dr. Patrick Basham is Director of libertarian thinktank The Democracy Institute. Together with the Institute’s senior fellow Dr. John Luik, Dr. Basham has written a book entitled Gambling: A Healthy Bet, which suggests the rather novel theory that gambling is beneficial to an individual’s development. Basham contrasts this view with...
The Freedom to Win: An Economic Predictor of EURO 2016
June 10, 2016
A Risky Business: Countering a Gambling Advert Ban
October 12, 2016