Estimating the Impact of Las Vegas Poker Rooms on Slot and Table Game Business Volumes: Does Poker Really Carry Its Weight?

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TitleEstimating the Impact of Las Vegas Poker Rooms on Slot and Table Game Business Volumes: Does Poker Really Carry Its Weight? Author(S)Anthony F. Lucas (Author)
Abstract  The casino industry’s trade literature is replete with claims that live poker rooms drive other casino business volumes, but the only evidence supporting those claims is anecdotal. Claims of this kind arise because poker’s revenue contributions are often lower than those of other games, despite poker’s current popularity. ...Paginationp 347-357
SubjectHome economicsDescriptorsHospitality industry
Journal TitleCornell Hospitality Quarterly  
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