Sports Gambling Apps Targeting College-Age Students

May 21, 2023

Americans have legally bet more than $220 billion on sports since the Supreme Court decision allowing commercial sports betting five years ago. Since then, gambling apps have focused their advertising strategy on college-age students, hoping to cash in on decades of future betting. Soledad O’Brien speaks with Victor Matheson, professor of economics at College of the Holy Cross, about who is benefiting.