8:00 - 9:45 a.m.
State and Local Fiscal Issues I
Timothy F. Page, University of New Hampshire
"Does Legalized Gambling Cause Economic Growth?"
"The Casino Effect: Do Casinos Spur Growth and What Type of Communities Benefit?"
"Fiscal Decentralization, Subnational Government Structure and Fiscal Empowerment"
"Assessing the Net Benefit Incidence of Overall Lottery Funded Programs: County Level Analysis for Florida"
"The Demand for Lottery Tickets: Instant Games Versus Lotto"
Reagan Anne Baughman, University of New Hampshire