The American Gaming Association report “Gaming Means (Small) Business: How Casinos Boost Local Economies” demonstrates how casinos benefit their local communities by creating jobs, growing small businesses, generating billions in taxes and supporting local workers not directly employed by casinos. The study focuses on five communities where casinos are located and examines the economic impact on the regions. The chart shows the total direct and indirect employment spurred by the casino industry. The AGA commissioned Spectrum Gaming Group to produce the report.

Author: GGB Staff

Staff writers for Global Gaming Business magazine, Las Vegas, Nevada.