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The Effect of Online Gaming on Commercial Casino Revenue

  title={The Effect of Online Gaming on Commercial Casino Revenue},
  author={Kahlil S. Philander},
  journal={UNLV gaming research \& review journal},
This study estimates the effect of the online gaming industry on the commercial casino gaming industry. The findings from this study suggest that during the pre-UIGEA period, online gaming was a moderate substitute good for brick and mortar gaming in the U.S. In an online gaming market characterized by loose regulation and relatively easy access, online gaming revenue is estimated to cannibalize commercial casino revenue at a rate of 27 to 30 cents on the dollar. This study also led to the… 

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The Nexus Between Gambling Tax and the Gross Domestic Product in Kenya

  • T. Olweny
  • Economics, Law
    Journal of Accounting, Business and Finance Research
  • 2022
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Kentucky and the thoroughbred industries: prospects and challenges as gambling stagnates

  • T. Lambert
  • Economics
    International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics
  • 2021
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Kentucky and the Thoroughbred Industries: Prospects and Challenges As Gambling Popularity Declines

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