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Gaming Commissions and Control Boards
Arizona Department of Gaming
www.azgaming.gov
California Gambling Control Commission
www.cgcc.ca.gov
California -  Division of Gambling Control
http://caag.state.ca.us/gambling/index.htm - Office of the Attorney General
Colorado Division of Gaming
www.revenue.state.co.us/Gaming
Connecticut Division of Special Revenue
www.state.ct.us/dosr
Illinois Gaming Board
www.igb.state.il.us | Revenue reports
Indiana Gaming Commission
www.in.gov/igc/
Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
www.state.ia.us/irgc
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission
www.state.ks.us/public/krc/main.html
Louisiana Gaming Control Board
www.dps.state.la.us/lgcb
Maine Gambling Control Board 
www.state.me.us/dps/GambBoard
Michigan Gaming Control Board
www.michigan.gov/mgcb
Minnesota Gambling Control Board
www.gcb.state.mn.us
Mississippi Gaming Commission
www.mgc.state.ms.us
Missouri Gaming Commission
http://mgc.dps.mo.gov
Montana Gambling Control Division
http://doj.mt.gov/gaming
Nevada Gaming Commission (5 members) & Nevada Gaming Control Board (3 members)
http://gaming.nv.gov
New Hampshire Racing and Charitable Gaming Commission
www.racing.nh.gov
New Jersey Casino Control Commission
www.state.nj.us/casinos
New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement
www.njdge.org
New Mexico Gaming Control Board
www.nmgcb.org
New York State Racing & Wagering Board
www.racing.state.ny.us
North Dakota Gaming Division
www.ag.state.nd.us/Gaming/Gaming.htm - Office of the Attorney General.
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board 
www.pgcb.state.pa.us
South Dakota Gaming Commission
www.state.sd.us/drr2/reg/gaming/
Washington State Gambling Commission
www.wsgc.wa.gov
Wisconsin Division of Gaming
www.doa.state.wi.us/gaming

 
 
Organisations & Associations

Operator Associations
California - California Gaming Association
www.californiagamingassociation.org
Colorado Gaming Association
www.coloradogaming.com
Illinois Casino Gaming Association (ICGA)
www.illinoiscasinogaming.org
Representing the operators of the 9 Riverboat casinos in the state. Recently produced a document called "A better deal for Illinois" that proposes scrapping the cap on gaming positions and decrease in direct taxation.
Casino Association of Indiana
www.casinoassociation.org
Iowa Gaming Association (IGA)
www.iowagaming.org
The IGA is comprised of 13 members. 10 riverboat casinos and 3 racetrack casinos.
Casino Association of Louisiana
www.casinosoflouisiana.com
Mississippi Casino Operators Association
www.mscoa.org
Missouri Riverboat Gaming Association
www.mrga.org
Representative body for the 11 riverboat casinos in Missouri.
Montana Gaming Group
www.montanagaminggroup.com
Nevada Resorts Association
www.nevadaresorts.org
Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ)
www.casinoassociationofnewjersey.org
New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority
www.njcrda.com
Pennsylvania
Keystone Gaming Alliance - website unknown.

 

Supplier Associations

Gaming Standards Association
www.gamingstandards.com
An international trade association representing manufacturers, suppliers and operators.
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM)
www.agem.org

 

Regulatory/Legal Associations

North American Gaming Regulators Association
www.nagra.org
Comprised of federal, state, local, tribal, and provincial government agencies who are responsible primarily for the regulation of legalized gaming activities. Established in 1984.
International Association of Gaming Regulators
www.iagr.org
Gaming regulators from around the world who communicate on a continuing basis about matters of common interest and convene annually.
The International Association of Gaming Attorneys
www.theiaga.org
A Nevada nonprofit professional corporation dedicated to the development of gaming law and the education of its members. Publication - The Gaming Lawyer.

 

AGA

American Gaming Association (AGA)
www.americangaming.org
Originally formed in June 1995 by 19 U.S. gaming companies to oppose a proposed 4% federal tax on gross gaming receipts.
Gaming Hall of Fame
http://gaming.unlv.edu/hof
Established in 1989.

 

Related industries

American Greyhound Track Operators Association (AGTOA)
www.agtoa.com
www.agtoa.com/gto_tracks.asp
American Amusement Machine Association
www.coin-op.org

 
 
Legal issues, Attorneys & Intellectual property
Gambling and the Law
www.gamblingandthelaw.com
Website and registered trademark of gaming author Professor I. Nelson Rose.
Michigan Gaming Law
www.michigangaming.com
Updated and maintained by Regulatory Management Counselors, P.C..
Cooper Perskie April Niedelman Wagenheim & Levenson
www.cooperperskie.com

 
 
Gaming Investments
S-Network Global Gaming Index - ETF
http://finance.yahoo.com/q/bc?s=BJK&t=3m
www.vaneck.com
There are 69 gaming companies in the Fund from 17 countries. IGT, MGM and LVS making up just short of 25%.
ETF = Exchange Traded Fund

 
 
Education, Training & Research
UNLV - Gaming Studies Research Center
http://gaming.unlv.edu
UNLV - Gaming Studies Research Collection
http://library.nevada.edu/speccol/gaming
UNLV - William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
http://hotel.unlv.edu
RENO - Gaming Management Education
http://extendedstudies.unr.edu/gaming.htm
Department of Continuing Education at the University of Nevada, Reno.
RENO - Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming
www.unr.edu/gaming/
Established by the University of Nevada, Reno in 1989. Director Professor William Eadington.

See also...
The EGM MBA Program - Excellence in Gaming Management.
www.coba.unr.edu/egm
In partnership with the University of Ljubljana.
 

Community College of Southern Nevada
www.ccsn.nevada.edu
Advancement courses for the casino proffessional. Also dealer training classes for those wishing to enter the business.
Gaming & Casino Management
www.morrisville.edu/academics/business/gaming_casino
New York State's first residential college degree programme for the casino industry. Located at Suny Morrisville University.
Gaming Education and Research Institute
www.hrm.uh.edu/?PageID=519
The Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management at the University of Houston.
Gambling Impact and Behavior Study
www.norc.uchicago.edu/new/gambling.htm
National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago.

 
 
Problem and Responsible Gambling
National Center for Responsible Gaming
www.ncrg.org
The NCRG has awarded $3.7 million in research grants since 1996 and an additional $2.3 million to establish the Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling and Related Disorders at Harvard Medical School's Division on Addictions.
National Council on Problem Gambling
www.ncpgambling.org
The NCPG helps increase public awareness of pathological gambling,
National Gambling Impact Study Commission
www.ngisc.gov
The 2 year study ending in June 1999 culminated in an 142 page report with 76 recommendations.

 
 
Gaming News & Information

Newspapers
Las Vegas Review Journal Bergen Record - New Jersey
Las Vegas Sun Detroit News
Reno Gazette Journal Detroit Free Press
Vancouver Sun Biloxi Sun Herald
The Press of Atlantic City Miami Herald

 
 

Atlantic City

New Jersey Travel & Tourism
www.state.nj.us/travel/casinos.htm
Atlantic City Net
www.atlantic-city.net
Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority
www.atlanticcitynj.com
At the Shore
www.attheshore.net
Southern New Jersey's largest entertainment guide?
Casino Connection Atlantic City
www.casinoconnectionac.com
Publication from Global Gaming Business publisher Roger Gros.
The Atlantic City Casinos
www.theatlanticcitycasinos.com
City Atlantic - The Atlantic City you always wanted
www.cityatlantic.com

Nevada

Reno-Tahoe Fun
www.renotahoefun.com
Enjoy Laughlin
www.enjoylaughlin.com
Virtual Tahoe
www.virtualtahoe.com

Mississippi

Mississippi Casinos
www.mississippicasinos.com
Mississippi Gaming News
www.msgamingnews.com
Tunicamiss.org
www.tunicamiss.org
Biloxi Sun Herald
www.sunherald.com
Biloxi, Gulfport and Gulf Coast Newspaper.
Entertainment and casino guide from the Sun Herald
www.justgo.com/biloxi

Colorado

Black Hawk & Central City Casinos
www.blackhawkcolorado.com
www.centralcitycolorado.com
Information on gaming and events in the three casino towns of Black Hawk, Central City and Cripple Creek.

Michigan

Detroit Free Press casino guide
Detroit Free free press casino news index | MGM Detroit | MotorCity | Windsor
Detroit News  - The Michigan Casino Guide
http://data.detnews.com/casino/
Casino Detroit Magazine
www.casinodetroit.net
Source for Detroit area casinos information plus articles, news and reviews.
www.MotorCityCasino.com
www.greektowncasino.com
www.mgmdetroit.com

 

Other States

minnesotagaming.com
www.minnesotagaming.com
wisconsingaming.com
www.wisconsingaming.com
Connecticut/Rhode Island Casinos
www.ct-casinos.com
Montana Gaming Group
www.montanagaminggroup.com
Southern Gaming & Destinations
www.southerngaming.net
Hardcopy magazine founded in 1999 with a home base in Kentucky.
Midwest Gaming & Travel
www.midwestgamingandtravel.com
Hardcopy magazine. A source of information for readers across America who are looking for gaming destinations in the heartland's

 
 
Dealer & Staff websites
DiceDealer.com & CasinoDealers.net
www.dicedealer.com
http://thedealerslounge.yuku.com
From former Las Vegas School of Dealing instructor Scott Cameron. Vibrant message boards and Interviews with industry insiders.
DiceDealer.com

 
 
Websites, Guides & Resources
Wizard of Odds
www.wizardofodds.com
From casino gambling consultant and Mathematics professor Michael Shackleford (The Wizard of Odds). Rules and payout percentages for virtually every game played in the U.S.
Craps Pit
www.starchip.com/crapspage.htm
Chip collector John Rudden has dedicated this site to what after all, is the best casino game. With some useful and unusual stick calls & definitions 
American Casino Guide
www.americancasinoguide.com
Steve Bourie's annual bestselling guidebook along with plentyful links and general gaming information.
JimKilby.net
www.jimkilby.net
From author and casino executive Jim Kilby. Statistics and management tools.
"This site is dedicated to providing management information to the casino executive and those aspiring to be".
Romero Marketing
www.romeromarketing.com
Website of industry veteran and regular columnist for IGWB John Romero.
Tips and strategies for improving casino attendance and player appeal.
State Line Casinos
www.statelinecasinos.com
A resource for casinos within 20 miles of a State-Line. Includes State-by-State updated Jackpot numbers supplied by IGT.
Casino Classifieds
www.CasinoClassifieds.com
Place an Ad. or read hundreds of others. Glenn V. Tredwell.
Gaming Investments
www.gaminginvestments.com
Daily subscription newsletter - The Gaming Morning Report from Frank Fantini.
National Association of Casino Party Operators
www.nactpo.com
Trade association for Fun Casino operators and owners across the U.S.

 
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