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The Benefits and Costs of Authorizing Riverboat Gambling

  • Thomas L. Saaty
  • Luis G. Vargas
Chapter
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 175)

Abstract

On 26 Nov. 1990, six months after the study on which this chapter is based was undertaken, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives rejected a bill to legalize riverboat gambling by a vote of 118-81.

Keywords

Analytical Hierarchy Process Organize Crime Gambling Activity Allegheny County Illegal Gambling 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business AdministrationUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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