October 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);10/13/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p21
This section offers news briefs concerning economic conditions in Nevada. According to a study conducted by the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the number of drivers licenses surrendered at local Department of Motor Vehicles offices increased in September 2008. The summary data on unemployment released by the Department of Labor in August 2008 revealed that initial unemployment claims in Nevada declined in August 2008. Slot machine gaming revenue on the Las Vegas Strip for 12 months ending in July 2008 dropped by 1.4 percent.


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