New Casinos and Local Labor Markets: Evidence from Canada

@inproceedings{Humphreys2013NewCA,
  title={New Casinos and Local Labor Markets: Evidence from Canada},
  author={Brad R. Humphreys and Joseph T. Marchand},
  year={2013}
}
• New casino areas are compared to areas with existing casinos and without casinos. • Employment and earnings in local gambling industry doubled due to the new casino. • Indirect spillovers limited to employment growth in closely related local industries. • One to two additional hospitality jobs are created for every gambling job created. • No significant employment or earnings effects are found in any other local industry. 
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