Policy Decisions and Environmental Justice for Casinos in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

@inproceedings{Conway2012PolicyDA,
  title={Policy Decisions and Environmental Justice for Casinos in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)},
  author={Moira Aileen Conway},
  year={2012}
}
Throughout the United States, an increasing number of states have turned to legalizing gambling and constructing casinos as a source of economic development. In 2004, casino gambling was legalized in Pennsylvania. The state plans to open 14 slot machine casinos, and 2 of them would be located in the city of Philadelphia. Much debate occurred regarding the location of these casinos in Philadelphia; currently one casino is open and construction has yet to begin on the other. However, casinos have… CONTINUE READING

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