ARTHUR S. REBER
Born March 11, 1940 (Philadelphia, PA)
Married, three children, three grandchildren
BA (1961) University of Pennsylvania, Psychology
MA (1965) Brown University, Psychology
Ph.D. (1967) Brown University, Psychology
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Gambling, gaming, poker, risk taking and related topics
WRITER, ESSAYIST, AND COLUMNIST
Fun ‘N’ Games Magazine, Ed Gallo, Publisher and Editor. Atlantic City, NJ. I serve as a regular columnist and consultant editor.
Casino Player, Published by Casino Publishing Group, Adam Field, Editor. I write a monthly column with Lou Krieger.
Strictly Slots, Published by Casino Publishing Group, Melissa Field, Editor. I write a monthly column with Lou Krieger.
Daily Racing Form, Steven Crist, Publisher and Editor. I serve as an occasional columnist and op-ed writer.
Card Player, Barry Shulman, Publisher and Editor. I function as an occasional columnist.
Poker Digest, Adam Field, Publisher and Editor. I function as occasional columnist, particularly with Lou Krieger.
The New Gambler’s Bible, (1996) Crown Paperbacks (Random House). Selected as one of the Top 10 Books on Gambling and Gaming by The Gambler’s Book Club, Las Vegas, NV.
Gambling for Dummies, (2001) Co-authored with Lou Krieger and Richard Harroch (Hungry Minds Books). An overview of gambling in all of its variety written in the classic “dummies” style.
On Ethical Issues, Public Morality, and Institutional Gaming. Paper presented at the 11th International Conference on Gambling and Risk Taking. Las Vegas, NV June, 2000
WORKS IN PREPARATION
Meditations from the Green Felt: Thoughts on Games, Gambling and Life. Co-authored with Nolan Dalla. Very much as the title says, a collection of essays on diverse topics, taken largely from our published columns.