Spillman, Benjamin
February 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/23/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 8, pP18
The article reports on the 4.4 percent decline in the number of visitors to Las Vegas, Nevada with a total of 37.5 million in 2008. Among the factors cited that contribute to visitor decline are the falling home prices, rising fuel costs, massive layoffs and other frightening economic news. According to Research Director Kevin Bagger, the decline reflects the impact of the economy.


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