TITLE

At least a chance

AUTHOR(S)
Kinney, David
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Business North Carolina;Feb2004, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on issues about lottery in North Carolina. Opinion on the contention that the state cannot have a lottery; Reaction to people who believe that they can become rich by winning the lottery; Benefits that can be gained by the government from lottery.
ACCESSION #
12151201

 

Related Articles

  • Your Million Dollar Ticket -- A SURE WAY TO WIN THE LOTTERY. Keehn, Kelley // Edmontonians;Winter2012, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p36 

    The author talks about self-made millionaires who spent time constructing a solid financial foundation and built their fortunes over years. Particular focus is given to the Born Canadian Lottery which is considered a trick to becoming a millionaire. She explains that taking the average amount...

  • A TEST OF THE FRIEDMAN-SAVAGE GAMBLING MODEL. Brunk, Gregory G. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;May81, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p341 

    This article presents a test of the Friedman-Savage gambling model to determine whether dissatisfaction with one's income is related to participation in various forms of gambling. According to the Friedman-Savage model, a rational individual will gamble if he possesses a particular type of...

  • Buying and selling price for risky lotteries and expected utility theory with gambling wealth. Lewandowski, Michal // Journal of Risk & Uncertainty;Jun2014, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p253 

    I analyze two expected utility models which abandon the consequentialist assumption of terminal wealth positions. In the expected utility of gambling wealth model, in which initial wealth is allowed to be small, I show that a large WTA/WTP gap is possible and the (Rabin in Econometrica, 68(5),...

  • Do we really want equality? Ryan, Alan // New Statesman;09/25/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 4505, p51 

    Suggests the use of lotteries in determining equality in Great Britain. Belief espoused by egalitarians in the country; Discussion on the concept of equality; Explanations on equal opportunity.

  • Conservative Protestantism and opposition to state-sponsored lotteries: Evidence from the 1997... Ellison, Christopher G.; Nybroten, Kathleen A. // Social Science Quarterly (University of Texas Press);Jun99, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p356 

    The article presents information on conservative Protestantism and opposition to state-sponsored lotteries. This study examines the links between conservative Protestantism and attitudes toward state-sponsored lotteries. Although state lotteries were commonly used to raise money for educational...

  • Mega Millions Debuts. Lewis, Connie // San Diego Business Journal;6/27/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p59 

    Reports that Californians got one more lottery betting opportunity when tickets for the national "Mega Millions" went on sale at retail outlets throughout the state.

  • State Governments and Lotteries.  // Consumers' Research Magazine;Aug99, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p12 

    Discusses important issues regarding lotteries in the United States. Regulatory structures implemented in states with lotteries; Conflict of interest that arises from state government's pursuit of revenues from lotteries; Impact of lottery advertising messages.

  • THE NEW ISSUE OF THE WEEK. Kent, David A. // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine;03/24/2000, Vol. 186 Issue 12, p14 

    Reports that South Africa has joined the countries that hold national lotteries in March 2000.

  • Lotto Fever: Is it Catching in Arkansas? Ross, Jonathan D.; Veasey, R. Lawson // Arkansas Business & Economic Review;Winter99, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p1 

    Presents information on a study which investigated various positions both supportive of, and in position to, a state lottery in Arkansas. Factors that have created gambling phenomenon; Arguments concerning lottery legalization; Lottery revenue projection.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics