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Current Event September 9, 2014

The Economics of Casino Gambling


Atlantic City, New Jersey was once the only place to gamble on the East Coast. This monopoly is over, as other states have opened or planned to build casinos. Atlantic City and its residents are feeling the negative impacts of a more competitive gambling market. In today’s public radio story casino workers and public officials reflect on these changes and look forward to what is next for Atlantic City.

Economics Civics/Government

Story Length: 4:13

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AIR DATE: 09/01/2014


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