An Evidence-based Approach to Responsible Daily Fantasy Sports Activities

An Evidence-based Approach to Responsible Daily Fantasy Sports Activities

Principal Investigators: Debi LaPlante, PhD & Howard Shaffer, PhD, CAS
Funder: DraftKings, Inc.
Timeline: 2020

The Division is engaging in a collaborative partnership with DraftKings. Over the 10-month project period, the Division will (1) complete two research papers examining daily fantasy sports play, with data uploads to The Transparency Project, (2) provide Responsible Gaming consultation, including a review and critique of DraftKings’ Responsible Gaming employee trainings, (3) provide trainings and create educational materials for DraftKings employees, including the development of one-page research snapshot infographics describing publications from the Division-DraftKings collaborative, and (4) provide data science consultation regarding the development of risk domains.