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Governing fortune: Casino gambling in America
(University of Michigan Press, 2007)
Governing Fortune summarizes the legal framework supporting the gaming industry and reviews the costs and benefits of casinos by showing how tax base and job growth vary widely with site-specific factors. The book sets ...
Have casinos contributed to rising bankruptcy rates?
This article examines the relationship between casino gambling and bankruptcy rates in U.S. counties using a panel of UlS. county-level data from 1990-2005. We contribute to the literature in several ways, perhaps most ...
Limiting casinos in Nebraska
Impact of casino gambling on individual bankruptcy rates from 1990 to 2002
Past research has ignored the impact of a casino on personal bankruptcy rates over time. Using simple descriptive statistics and regression analysis, this study examines the impact of casinos and casino tenure on bankruptcy ...