TITLE

Tricks of the trade

AUTHOR(S)
Popkin, James
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 10, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the pursuit of profitability in the corporate era of gambling has turned the average casino into a financially hazardous place for bettors. Sensitivity to customer comfort which abounds; Examples; Use of psychology by casino operators; How casinos leave little to chance. INSETS: Hustling without any guilt (casino owner Bob Stupak).;Anatomy of a casino.;Fleas and whales (casino jargon)..
ACCESSION #
9403087597

 

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