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economics of gambling

by Leighton Vaughan-Williams

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gambling.,
  • Gambling -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLeighton Vaughan-Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6710 .V38 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3563276M
    ISBN 100415260914
    LC Control Number2002031818

    Pathological gambling: a critical review / Committee on the Social and Economic Impact of Pathological Gambling [and] Committee on Law and Justice, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. Economic uncertainty, consumer confidence and consumer spending also have considerable impacts on casino visitation and revenues, and consumers cut back on gambling during recessions. If the casino industry is not recession-proof, then the presence of casinos will contribute little to alleviate a state’s fiscal stress during a recession.

    New Horizons in the Economics of Sport series Edited by Plácido Rodríguez, Brad R. Humphreys and Robert Simmons This unique book delves into a number of intriguing issues and addresses several pertinent questions including, should gambling markets be privatized? The Economics of Sports Gambling (Ep. Rebroadcast) What happens when tens of millions of fantasy-sports players are suddenly able to bet real money on real games? We’re about to find out. A recent Supreme Court decision has cleared the way to bring an estimated $ billion in black-market sports betting into the light.

    There is a great deal—especially in the areas of economics and psychology as they apply to gambling—about which we are as yet uncertain. It is also true that many disagreements about what the law governing gambling ought to be reflect disagreements about matters of moral principle rather than matters of empirical fact.   Economics Gambling Sports Free Markets Regulation With sports betting making waves in the news sphere, it seems advocates for the legalization of sports wagering have hit a lucky streak—and gambling fans shouldn’t be the only ones excited.


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