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  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 88: Tim Simpson
    The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast has been posted: 88-July 6, 2018 Tim Simpson"From Casino Wars to Casino Capitalism: Sovereignty and Gaming in Macau" In this July 6, 2018 Colloquium Talk, Simpson discusses how the former Portuguese city-state, and now Chinese Special Administrative Region, of Macau has been transformed into the world’s most lucrative... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 87: Michelle Malkin
    Just uploaded on the Podcast page: 87-June 8, 2018 Michelle Malkin “Gender and Gambling Motivated Crime” In this June 8, 2018 Colloquium Talk, Malkin examines the social, economic, and legal consequences of problem gamblers, with a focus on gender. Starting with an exploration of problem and women's gambling in history, she analyzes how the... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 84: Kim Manh
    Just posted to the Podcast page: 84-December 13,2017 Kim Manh "The Determinants of Gaming Policy Diffusion and Expansion" In this December 13, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Manh builds on current policy diffusion literature to disucss the evolution of gaming policy adoption for both commercial and tribal jrusidictions. Listen to the audio file (mp3)... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 83: Colleen O'Neill
    Just posted on the Podcast page: 83-October 20, 2017Colleen O'Neill "Jobs and American Indian Sovereignty: The Challenge of Gaming" In this October 20, 2017 Colloquium Talk, O'Neill discusses the conflicy between labor unions and Native American tribes over the issue of Indian gaming and labor in 1990s California. Listen to the audio file (mp3)... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 82: Massimo Leone
    Just posted on the UNLV Gaming Podcast page: 82-September 8, 2017 Massimo Leone "Praying and Gambling" In this September 8, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Leone Listen to the audio file (mp3)... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 81: Kelli Wood
    The latest UNLV Gaming Podcast has been uploaded: 81-August 4, 2017 Kelli Wood “A History of Play in Print: Paper Games from Cards to Candyland” In this August 4, 2017 Colloquium Tlak, Wood considers the history of printed games, focusing her discussion on two printers, Milton Bradley of 19th century America and Giovanni Antonio... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 80: Mark Johnson
    Just posted, a new UNLV Gaming Podcast: 80-July 14, 2017 Mark Johnson "Comparing the Professionalization of Pro Gamblers and Pro Video Game Players" In this July 14, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Johnson dicusses the commonalities and differences in the practives and lives of professional gamblers and professional video game players. Listen to the audio file (mp3)... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 79: Stefan Al
    Just posted on the podcast page: 79-March 22, 2017 Stefan Al In this March 22, 2017 phone interview Stefan Al discusses his new book, The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream.\\In this March 22, 2017 phone interview Stefan Al discusses his new book, The Strip: Las Vegas and the... Read more »
  • UNLV Gaming Podcast 78: Jessalyn R. Strauss
    Just uploaded: the latest UNLV Gaming Podcast. A must for anyone who is curious about casino public relations: 78-January 26, 2017 Jessalyn R. Strauss “Promoting Las Vegas: Stories and Strategies of Casino Press Releases” In this January 25, 2017 Colloquium Talk, Strauss discusses how casino press releases reflected the efoorts of PR professionals to... Read more »
  • Updated: 5 Nevada Monthly Reports
    Now with data through October 2016: Nevada Gaming Statistics: The Last Six Months  Recent Trends for Casino Revenues, May to October 2016 Nevada Gaming Statistics: October Historical Comparison  Statewide, Las Vegas Strip, Downtown Las Vegas, Boulder Strip, and Washoe County figures for the month of October, 2007-2016 Nevada Table Games: Historical Hold Percentage Variations Annual hold... Read more »

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