Illinois Casino Gaming
www.illinoiscasinogaming.org Representing the operators
of the 9 Riverboat casinos in the state. Recently produced a document called
"A better deal for Illinois" that proposes scrapping the cap on gaming
positions and decrease in direct taxation.
Gaming Standards Association www.gamingstandards.com An international trade association
representing manufacturers, suppliers and operators.
Association of Gaming
Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM)
North American Gaming
Regulators Association www.nagra.org Comprised of federal, state,
local, tribal, and provincial government agencies who are responsible primarily
for the regulation of legalized gaming activities. Established in 1984.
of Gaming Regulators www.iagr.org Gaming regulators from around
the world who communicate on a continuing basis about matters of common
interest and convene annually.
The International Association
of Gaming Attorneys www.theiaga.org A Nevada nonprofit professional
corporation dedicated to the development of gaming law and the education
of its members. Publication - The Gaming Lawyer.
American Gaming Association
(AGA) www.americangaming.org Originally formed in June
1995 by 19 U.S. gaming companies to oppose a proposed 4% federal tax on
gross gaming receipts.
National Center for Responsible
Gaming www.ncrg.org The NCRG has awarded $3.7
million in research grants since 1996 and an additional $2.3 million to
establish the Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling and Related
Disorders at Harvard Medical School's Division on Addictions.
National Council on Problem
Gambling www.ncpgambling.org The NCPG helps increase
public awareness of pathological gambling,
National Gambling Impact
Study Commission www.ngisc.gov The 2 year study ending
in June 1999 culminated in an 142 page report with 76 recommendations.
Wizard of Odds www.wizardofodds.com From casino gambling consultant
and Mathematics professor Michael Shackleford (The Wizard of Odds). Rules
and payout percentages for virtually every game played in the U.S.
Craps Pit www.starchip.com/crapspage.htm Chip collector John Rudden
has dedicated this site to what after all, is the best casino game. With
some useful and unusual stick calls & definitions
American Casino Guide www.americancasinoguide.com Steve Bourie's annual bestselling
guidebook along with plentyful links and general gaming information.
JimKilby.net www.jimkilby.net From author and casino executive
Jim Kilby. Statistics and management tools.
"This site is dedicated
to providing management information to the casino executive and those aspiring
Romero Marketing www.romeromarketing.com Website of industry veteran
and regular columnist for IGWB John Romero.
Tips and strategies for
improving casino attendance and player appeal.
State Line Casinos www.statelinecasinos.com A resource for casinos within
20 miles of a State-Line. Includes State-by-State updated Jackpot numbers
supplied by IGT.