TITLE

ALL SHOOK UP

AUTHOR(S)
SPILLMAN, BENJAMIN
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/9/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 10, pP6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the city of Las Vegas, Nevada and its importance in the world of business. Robert Lang, co-director of the Metropolitan Institute at Virginia Tech University, says the city is as important as the commodities exchanges in Chicago, Illinois or the markets on Wall Street. It also talks about the impact of the current state of economy on Las Vegas including the attack by some politicians who say that government workers and companies should not spend their money in Las Vegas.
ACCESSION #
40538956

 

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