TITLE

ECONOMIC DOWNTURN COULD MEAN FEWER DOLLARS OVER HOLIDAY

AUTHOR(S)
Spillman, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/2/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 22, pP20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author looks at the economic challenges facing the city of Las Vegas, Nevada. The author discusses the impact of the U.S. economic downturn. He highlights the effects of the rising costs of mundane commodities such as gasoline and food. He also indicates the concern over the impact of the trend on tourists.
ACCESSION #
32781567

 

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