Trump’s America Takes One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Trump’s America Takes One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Posted by: on Jul 9, 2018 | No Comments

The US has imposed 25% tariffs on Chinese imports worth $34 billion. Beijing immediately retaliated with tariffs on $34 billion worth of US imports. The Trump administration is working on a second wave of tariffs on Chinese goods

Will Trumponomics Drive America into Another Recession?

Will Trumponomics Drive America into Another Recession?

Posted by: on Jul 2, 2018 | No Comments

The Trump economy received an “important endorsement” from Fed Chairman Jay Power, who said, “The US economy is in great shape…Most people who want to find jobs are finding them,” said an article published by Yahoo Finance on June

Construction Underway on 3 New Casinos in New York State

Construction Underway on 3 New Casinos in New York State

Posted by: on Jun 17, 2016 | No Comments

Construction is underway on three new casinos in New York State, after the New York State Gaming Commission granted licenses for three lavish resort casinos across New York State in December 2015. The resorts are the Montreign Casino and Raceway,

Donald Trump: American Dream Coming True?

Donald Trump: American Dream Coming True?

Posted by: on May 13, 2016 | No Comments

Donald Trump has been referring to the American Dream being over. And, of course, about how he would play an instrumental, as President, in reviving this dream. I wonder if Donald Trump actually understands the American Dream, and whether his policies are in synch

Moral Hazard and the Global Financial Crisis

Moral Hazard and the Global Financial Crisis

Posted by: on Apr 7, 2016 | No Comments

Competition produces efficient outcomes when certain conditions hold. One of these is that all the agents involved have all the information that they need. However, in the real world, one often observes asymmetric information; the existence of asymmetric

Apple vs the FBI – A Case of Privacy vs Security

Apple vs the FBI – A Case of Privacy vs Security

Posted by: on Mar 16, 2016 | No Comments

On December 2, 2015, two terrorists, Syed Rizwan Farook and his wife Tashfeen Malik, killed 14 people and injured 22 others in the city of San Bernardino, California. The couple were shot dead by the police in a shootout following a chase.

Will the Gaming Votes Initiative be a Game Changer?

Will the Gaming Votes Initiative be a Game Changer?

Posted by: on Dec 5, 2015 | No Comments

Americans will elect their 45th President on November 8, 2016. Other than the fact that a casino magnate is the early Republican frontrunner in the polls, there has been another unique feature of this election, in favour of the gaming

Donald Trump: From Casino Magnate to Presidential Candidate

Donald Trump: From Casino Magnate to Presidential Candidate

Posted by: on Sep 14, 2015 | No Comments

Donald Trump came to be known all over the world for his sardonic humor and his magnetic personality when he starred in the famous television show, The Apprentice. Having first aired in 2004, the show ran for 14 seasons in two formats, The

The Garden State to See a New Casino

The Garden State to See a New Casino

Posted by: on Jul 7, 2015 | No Comments

According to a report by the Associated Press on May 26, 2015, a new casino is said to open in New Jersey, outside the limits of Atlantic City.

Sheldon Richman: His Beliefs and Contributions

Sheldon Richman: His Beliefs and Contributions

Posted by: on Nov 19, 2014 | No Comments

An American writer, Sheldon Richman, is the vice president of The Future of Freedom Foundation (FFF) as well as the editor of the monthly journal of the FFF,