Econ Focus

Second Quarter 2013

Maryland's Full House

Maryland joins the ranks of states that hope casinos mean easy money

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Related Links

"An Economic Analysis of the Proposed Expansion of Gaming in Maryland." Maryland Public Policy Institute, October 2012.

Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Grinols, Earl L., and David B. Mustard. "Casinos, Crime, and Community Costs." Review of Economics and Statistics, February 2006, vol. 88, no. 1, pp. 28-45. (Article available online with subscription).

Kearney, Melissa S. "The Economic Winners and Losers of Legalized Gambling." National Tax Journal, June 2005, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 281-302. (Previous working paper version).

Maryland Gaming Resources and Information

Walker, Douglas M., and John D. Jackson. "Do Casinos Cause Economic Growth?" American Journal of Economic and Sociology, July 2007, vol. 66, no. 3, pp. 594-607.

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