Stacking the Deck

There are lots of hurdles on the road to success as a table game inventor-and just as many inventors willing to go for broke. How can you tip the odds in your favor?

Published in the July 2016 issue.

Downtown Funk

The onetime heart of Las Vegas has a whole new beat. Downtown is the flip of the Strip, with its urban grit and funky vibe. It's become a must-see destination for tourists, and a gleam of hope for locals.

Published in the June 2016 issue.

Is Data Driving You Crazy?

It sounds like like a marketer's dream: instant information about consumers that allows a property to reach and incentivize them in real time. But easy access brings its own problems.

Published in the May 2016 issue.

Spin-Off City

Lower taxes, lower borrowing costs, and more freedom to grow. Those are the some of the reasons companies form real estate investment trusts. But some analysts (and others) argue real estate investment trusts (REITs) are fundamentally unfit for the gaming industry.

Published in the March 2016 issue.

Aces & Eights: The Evolution of Deadwood Gaming

In 1987, Deadwood, South Dakota became the third U.S. jurisdiction to legalize casino gaming after Nevada and Atlantic City. Now surrounded by competition, the Gold Rush town has circled the wagons with the introduction of craps, keno and roulette.

Published in the February 2016 issue.

Net Gains

Legal online gambling in the U.S. has yet to hit the jackpot. More targeted marketing could help it advance to the next level.

Published in the November 2015 issue.

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