Loot Box Loathing

Policy Implications of the Video Games Industry’s Latest Controversy Michael Smolinski and Cordell Philipps The video game industry is no stranger to controversy. From concerns that video games promote violence, to allegations that they are too addictive, the industry has rarely been free of criticism from outside observers. More recently, however, members within the video […]

Off to the Races: Why Fantasy Sports Should be Regulated

Jasjit Goraya When one hears about fantasy sports, the first thing that comes to mind is usually a flashy website, a behemoth stadium, or a chiselled basketball player. Last month, comedian John Oliver changed that image when he described the fantasy sports industry—and the lack of regulation surrounding it. Oliver claimed that fantasy sports companies […]