Predictors of PGSI: A Study of Pakistan Stock Exchange

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Department of Statistics, COMSATS Institute of IT, Lahore, Pakistan

2 Department of Management Studies, University of Sargodha, Lahore, Pakistan


This study used PGSI to measure the motives of online stock exchange gamblers according to their responses about their online gambling. The main aim of the current study is to holistically explore the impact of motivational factors that motivate more usage of online gambling in Pakistan and behavioral factors that investigate the level of implementation of responsible gambling practices on PGSI in Pakistan’s online stock exchange gamblers. We collected data through questionnaires and for analysis we used SEM, multiple regression and multinomial logistic regression. Results indicated that motivational factors that significantly impact PGSI are excitement, financial motivation, escape and relaxation and in terms of responsible gambling practices, game design and transparent terms and conditions are the key elements of behavioral factors while self-exclusion and self-help (SE and SH) are not considered as significant factors.


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Article Title [Persian]

پیش بینیهای شاخص شدت مشکل قمار: مطالعه بورس اوراق بهادار پاکستان

Authors [Persian]

  • محمد نورالامین 1
  • صدف نورعین 2
1 گروه آمار، موسسه فن آوری اطلاعات کومساتس، لاهور،پاکستان
2 گروه مطالعات مدیریت، دانشگاه سارگودها، لاهور، پاکستان
Abstract [Persian]

این مطالعه برای سنجش انگیزههای قماربازان بورس آنلاین، از شاخص شدت مشکل قمار، به واکنشهای آنها در مورد قمار آنلاین استفاده می کند. هدف اصلی مطالعه حاضر، بررسی تاثیر عوامل انگیزشی است که باعث افزایش استفاده از قمار آنلاین در پاکستان و عوامل رفتاری میشود و میزان اجرای شیوههای قمار مسالمتآمیز با شاخص شدت مشکل قمار را در قماربازان بورس آنلاین در پاکستان بررسی میکند. دادهها با استفاده از پرسشنامه جمعآوری شد و برای تجزیه و تحلیل از SEM، رگرسیون چندگانه و رگرسیون لجستیک چندجملهای استفاده شد. نتایج نشان داد که عوامل انگیزشی که به طور قابل توجهی در شاخص شدت مشکل قمار تاثیر میگذارد، شامل هیجان، انگیزه مالی، فرار و آرامش است و در شرایط مشروط به قمار، شرایط و شفافیت طراحی بازی، عناصر کلیدی عوامل رفتاری است، در حالی که خودمختاری و خودباوری (SE و SH) به عنوان عواملی تاثیرگذار محسوب نمیشود.

Keywords [Persian]

  • تجزیه و تحلیل عوامل
  • رگرسیون
  • قمار
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