In the early 1970s, seven states had lotteries and one state had a casino. By 2001 some form of legal gambling exists in all but three states. What accounts for this rapid growth in legal gambling in the US? This text tackles this complex question to explain gambling's proliferation.
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Author Biography - John Lyman Mason
John Lyman Mason is former assistant professor of political science at Rhodes College and presently Vice President of Strategic Marketing, Central Area, for Pulte Homes. Michael Nelson is a professor of political science at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee.