In collaboration with the UMass Donahue Institute, Spectrum Gaming Group measured the economic impact generated by the comprehensive gaming industry in the state of Louisiana by using the REMI Tax-PI model. The analysis divided into evaluations of the baseline gaming environment and a prospective future gaming landscape that were assessed through 2025. Both scenarios were each simulated in two different ways to reflect the reallocation of consumer spending toward gaming. Researchers put forth their findings, conclusions, and potential threats in order to provide an overview of the various conditions associated with operating gaming establishments in Louisiana and what the future may hold for the industry as a whole.
Spectrum Gaming Group – Comprehensive Gaming Industry Analysis: State of Louisiana [full PDF]