TITLE

A mixed blessing for `America's Ethiopia.'

AUTHOR(S)
Popkin, James
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 10, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the impact of casinos in Tunica, Mississippi, formerly the poorest county in America. High percentage of people employed in the Casinos; Claims that casinos have made it harder for poor to afford decent housing, as boom has priced many out of the real estate market; Millions blown in Tunica since the first casino opened; Concerns of economists.
ACCESSION #
9403087601

 

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