Research Paper

Assignment 1:  Socioeconomic Impact of Casino Gambling



In this assignment you will need to identify an area in the United States in which casino gambling was introduced as an economic development strategy. (Do not use Atlantic City, Rhode Island, Reno or Las Vegas).  Discussion points for this paper will include, but not be limited to: Why was casino gambling instituted, how was casino gambling introduced i.e. was it voted for, was it a government decision? Who was going to benefit from casino gambling? Was casino gambling successful? What were the positive or negative impacts of casino gambling as well as any other information you would like to report.



Assignment 2:  International Gaming



Choose an International location that offers gaming (Do not include Macau).  Discussion points for this paper should include, but not be limited to: An overview of the location; a historical perspective of gaming in the location; major players involved with gaming operations (owners and operators); social and economic impact of casino gambling; government regulations for casino gambling; compare and contrast to gaming in the United States; future development of casino gambling in this location.  Include any other information that is relevant to this topic.


Research Paper Guidelines



These papers are to be a minimum of 4 complete pages each (MLA Standard; 1 inch margins, size 12 Times New Roman font).  Include a minimum of 4 sources for each assignment (Do not use Wikepedia).  In-text citations and a Works Cited page must be included to support your research. All papers are to be in 3rd person, essay format.  Provide a cover page with your name, course number, term and professor’s name and date.  Assignments are due at the beginning of class on the due date via the ULearn Research Assignment link – Thursday, February 5th.  Late papers will only be accepted 1 class day after the assignment is due. A 15% penalty will be assessed.


two assginment each 4 page MLA formart