Looking for strong consumer spending? – The Press Of Atlantic City

Looking for strong consumer spending? – The Press Of Atlantic City

To put that in perspective, one’s odds of winning the big prize are not much improved by actually buying a ticket, economist Doug Walker said.

He is an associate professor at the College of Charleston in South Carolina. Walker said some, but not all, state lotteries are faring better than other forms of gambling in the recession.

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