The downturn is bad, but Las Vegas has survived worse

Schwartz, David
July 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/14/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 28, pP27
The author comments on the ability of Las Vegas, Nevada to survive economic crises from 1922 to 2008. He cites several problems faced by the gaming industry in Nevada in 1955 such as difficulties in managing and promoting casinos. He mentions the effort of the state to diversify further into nongaming attractions that provided a new lure for visitors.


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