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Specification and Performance Optimisation of Real-time Trading Strategies for Betting Exchange Platforms

Polyvios Tsirimpas, William Knottenbelt, Anthony Field, Betfair Group Plc
However, in stark contrast to financial markets, there are very few quantitative analysis tools available to support the development of automated betting exchange trading strategies.  ...  This thesis confronts challenges related to the generic specification, back-testing, optimisation and execution of parameterised automated trading strategies for betting exchange markets, and presents  ...  Betfair for providing me with the funding to do my PhD. iii In most betting shops you will see three windows marked "Bet Here", but only one window with the legend "Pay Out".  ... 
doi:10.25560/24783 fatcat:pi5obuecz5b2bn6rswcsm5pxse

Documenting the Inevitable: Voting behaviour at the 2013 Australian election [chapter]

Clive Bean, Ian McAllister
2015 Abbott's Gambit: The 2013 Australian Federal Election  
Acknowledgements For their assistance in providing data or clarifying their practices, I am grateful to Chris Pyra and Rebecca Tilly of AMR, Peter Lewis  ...  Consequently, useful insights into the nature and outcome of election campaigns can best be gained by a using a wide lens of perspectives and a range of quantitative and qualitative approaches.  ...  The Coalition offered apprentices a $20,000 HECS-type loan while Labor offered a $6,000 grant for tools.  ... 
doi:10.22459/ag.01.2015.24 fatcat:ljqjf4j5tbg3hktliq3zhw35pe

Gambling with Public Policy: Public Policy Making in Victoria, 1991 – 2002

Andrew Manning
The study critically evaluates a body of information relating to the introduction of poker machines in licensed clubs and hotels throughout Victoria between 1991 and 2002.  ...  This study draws attention to a third layer of engagement that is generally hidden from formal public view, scrutiny or accountability. The challenge for s [...]  ...  Notes to Table 7 .8: This search involved quantifying the number of articles by filtering the database with the terms Victoria University of Technology (VUT), Monash University, Melbourne University,  ... 
doi:10.4225/03/58e2f22388ff7 fatcat:bevemni3tvbjxgilryrkco2mqu