The State of Louisiana, through the Louisiana Department of Economic Development, formally engaged1 Spectrum Gaming Group (“Spectrum,” “we” or “our”) to undertake a “comprehensive gaming industry analysis” regarding all forms… Read More »Comprehensive Gaming Industry Analysis: State of Louisiana
Many large American cities, such as New York and Chicago, are considering allowing, or have started to develop, casino gaming. In new research, Moira Conway uses GIS… Read More »The link between casinos and problem gaming in nearby neighborhoods.
The gambling industry often claims that gambling can benefit local economies. For example, opening a new casino could create jobs, increase tourism, and increase government… Read More »A review on the financial impact of gambling on other industries
Legal gambling has not been a growth industry in Louisiana for more than a decade. But the steady decline over the past year or so,… Read More »Analysis: Louisiana casino industry decline raises concerns
The balance of money collected from gambling is a transfer from the poor to the rich, says Thomas Babor, addiction researcher at UConn Health. Thomas… Read More »Setting Limits to Stop the Gambling Epidemic
This paper summarizes the key issues associated with casino gambling, focusing primarily on the impacts of casinos on home values. In general, externalities of congestion… Read More »Economic Impact of Casinos on Home Prices
Peninsula Pacific Entertainment, LLC (P2E; Caa1 stable) considers that P2E’s Colonial Downs racetrack is the only racetrack qualified for HHR (”Historic Horse Racing”) terminals and… Read More »Peninsula Pacific Entertainment LLC Moody’s Casino Rating