Publications

Peer-reviewed publications 2020

Emotions in Online Gambling Communities: A Multilevel Sentiment Analysis. In: G. Meiselwitz G. (Ed.) Social Computing and Social Media. Design, Ethics, User Behavior, and Social Network Analysis. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12194, pp. 542–550. Springer, Cham

Kaakinen M., Oksanen A., Sirola A., Savolainen I., & Garcia D.

Illicit Drug Purchases via Social Media Among American Young People. In G. Meiselwitz (Ed.), Social Computing and Social Media: Design, Ethics, User Behavior, and Social Network Analysis. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12194, pp. 278–288. Springer, Cham.

Oksanen, A., Miller, B. L., Savolainen, I., Sirola, A., Demant, J., Kaakinen, M., & Zych, I.

Online Gambling Activity in Finland 2006–2016. In: Meiselwitz G. (eds) Social Computing and Social Media. Participation, User Experience, Consumer Experience, and Applications of Social Computing. HCII 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12195. Springer, Cham

Koivula A., Räsänen P., Koiranen I., & Keipi T.

Peer-reviewed publications 2019

Peer-reviewed publications 2018

Hypothesis preregistration 2017

Conference presentations 2020

"Gamble on: Sharing pro-gambling content on social media". Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual meeting. 27-29 February, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A., Zych, I., Paek, H-J., & Oksanen, A.

Conference presentations 2019

"Systematic review of online gambling communities among young people". NYRIS 2019 conference (Nordic Youth Research Symposium), 14-16 August, Aarhus.

Sirola, A., Savela, N., Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

"Factors behind cybercrime victimization of adolescents and young adults: Expanding Routine Activity Theory". The Stockholm Criminology Symposium, 10-12 June, Stockholm.

Mikkola, M., Oksanen, A., Kaakinen, M., Miller, B., Savolainen, I., Sirola, A., Zych, I. & Paek, H-J.

"The association between social media use and hazardous alcohol consumption among youths: A four-country study". 45th Annual Alcohol Epidemiology Symposium of the Kettil Bruun Society (KBS), 3-7 June, Utrecht.

Savolainen, I., Oksanen, A., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. Miller, B., Paek, H. & Zych, I.

"Risk Preference Mediates the Relationship Between Adolescent Self-esteem and Problem Gambling: A Cross-National Comparison". The 12th Conference of SNSUS, 3-5 June, Tampere.

Palasvirta, T., Oksanen, A., Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I., Sirola, A., Zych, I. & Paek, H-J.

"Systematic review of online gambling communities". The 12th Conference of SNSUS, 3-5 June, Tampere.

Sirola, A., Savela, N., Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

"Verkkoviha, Impulsiivisuus ja identiteettikuplat: kansainvälinen vertailu nuorten verkkovihan tuottamisesta". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät 11.-12.4.2019, Kuopio.

Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"Online networks and risky behavior: the moderating role of social media identity bubbles". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät 11.-12.4.2019, Kuopio.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"Systemaattinen kirjallisuuskatsaus Internetin rahapeliyhteisöistä". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät 11.-12.4.2019, Kuopio.

Sirola, A., Savela, N., Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

"Conforming in the Virtual World?: The Influence of Perceived Group Norms and Personal Attitudes on Young People’s Reactions Toward Online Gambling Content". SPSP conference 2019 (The Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Annual Convention), February 7-9, 2019, Portland.

Kaakinen, M., Oksanen, A., Savolainen, I., Sirola, A. & Paek, H-J.

"Social media identity bubbles: Cross-cultural study on risks involved". SPSP conference 2019 (The Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Annual Convention), February 7-9, 2019, Portland.

Oksanen, A., Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I. & Sirola, A.

"A Cross-Cultural Study on the Relationship between Perceived Gambling Norms and Youth Problem Gambling: The Role of Shared Identity". SPSP conference 2019 (The Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Annual Convention), February 7-9, 2019, Portland.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A., Oksanen, A. & Paek, H-J.

Conference presentations 2018

"How multilevel analysis of discussion tree structures could contribute to social psychological understanding of online emotions?" EASP Meeting: Introducing Structure: Networks in Social Psychology, 31.10.-3.11.2018, Bryssel.

Kaakinen, M., Garcia, D. & Oksanen, A.

"Young people's reactions to gambling content in social media: An experimental insight". International Gambling Conference, February 13, 2018, Auckland.

Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A., Savolainen, I. & Oksanen, A.

"Problem gambling and psycholocigal distress: the mediating role of instant loans". International Gambling Conference, February 13, 2018, Auckland.

Oksanen, A., Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I. & Sirola, A.

"Understanding youth addiction: A two-country study on the role of perceived loneliness and psychological factors in addictive behaviors". Nordic Alcohol and Drug Researchers' Assembly 2018 (NADRA), August 29-31, 2018, Oslo.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"Peer Group Identification as a Determinant of Youth Behavior and the Moderating Role of Perceived Social Support in Problem Gambling". Southern Sociological Society: "Racial Theory, Analysis, and Politics in Trump America", April 4-7, 2018, New Orleans.

Savolainen, I., Sirola, A., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

"Identity bubbles and social influence in social media behaviour among young people". Internet, Policy and Politics -conference, September 20-21, 2018, Oxford.

Sirola, A., Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I. & Oksanen, A.

"Yksinäisyys ja nuorten rahapeliaiheiset nettiyhteisöt". Terveyspsykologian päivät 30.-31.10.2018, Helsinki.

Sirola, A., Kaakinen, M., Savolainen, I. & Oksanen, A.

Conference presentations 2017

""If You Like it, I Like It": social media identity bubbles and gambling-related online behavior". Self and Identity Preconference at the 18th General Meeting of the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP), July 4, 2017, Granada

Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"Sosiaalisen median kuplien sosiaalipsykologinen tarkastelu: Esimerkkinä nuorten rahapelikäyttäytyminen". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät, 17.11.2017, Helsinki.

Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A., Savolainen, I. & Oksanen, A.

"Gambling patterns and associated risk factors among 15-25-year-olds in Finland". The 1st Gambling Policy Conference, November 6-7, 2017, Helsinki

Oksanen, A., Sirola, A., Savolainen I. & Kaakinen, M.

"Peer group identification mediates the association between addictive behaviors and psychological distress". The 1st Gambling Policy Conference, November 6-7, 2017, Helsinki.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"A mediation model approach to addiction and psychological distress". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät, 17.11.2017, Helsinki.

Savolainen, I., Kaakinen, M., Sirola, A. & Oksanen, A.

"Who prefers experience over facts? Experimental insight into young people's reactions to gambling-related online content". 4th Contemporary Drug Problems Conference, August 23, 2017, Helsinki.

Sirola, A., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

"Rahapeliaiheisten nettiyhteisöjen käyttö ja rahapeliongelmat suomalaisnuorilla". Sosiaalipsykologian päivät, 17.11.2017, Helsinki.

Sirola, A., Kaakinen, M. & Oksanen, A.

Theses 2020

Theses 2019

Verkkoyhteisössä annetut selonteot rahapelaamiseen retkahtamiselle. Bachelor's thesis of Social Psychology.

Kuparinen, N.

Theses 2018

Sosiaalisen median identiteettikuplat ja subjektiivinen hyvinvointi. Bachelor's thesis of Social Psycology.

Grönroos, R.