Why is the gambling age 21?

Introduction

It is a common thing for countries around the globe to share similar views about the age restrictions; they can be about different things like getting your ID card, drinking or gambling. However, there are various parameters of when one is becoming an adult for each country. Therefore in most countries in Europe, when you are in the age of 18 means, you are an adult, while in the US it’s 21 years. Since the US has entirely different from the rest of the countries, it is interesting to see how that reflects the society in the context of gambling among young people from the age of 18 until 21. Continue reading “Why is the gambling age 21?”