Reports & Survey Data

GOP Voter Survey on Gaming Summary from Baselice and Associates, Inc. – April 2011

The Regional Economic Impact of Slots at Tracks from TXP, Inc. – Spring 2011

Texas Voter Survey Summary from Baselice and Associates, Inc. – February 2011

The Economic and Tax Revenue Impact of Slot Machines at Racetracks in Texas from TXP, Inc. – June 2010

Texas Voter Survey from Perception Insight – June 2010

Texas Voter Survey Summary from Baselice and Associates, Inc. – February 2009

The Economic and Tax Revenue Impact of Racino Gaming in Texas from TXP, Inc. – February 2009

 

RESOURCES AND INFORMATION

Below are links to resources and information about gaming in Texas. Many of these resources are studies that have been done by some of the most respected economic development analysts in the state. The studies cover a number of years and discuss the amount of money that could be brought to, or kept in, Texas by having legalized casinos and/or racinos in the state. Just click on the links to look at the information in each of the reports

  EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:   Economic Impacts of Casino Gaming on the Texas Economy

  –  Dr. Ray Perryman   (2005)

  Potential Economic Impacts of Casino Gaming on the Texas Economy

  –  Dr. Ray Perryman   (2005) 

  Social Impacts of Legalized Gambling

 – Dr. William Kelly   (2004)  

 2006 State of the States    (American Gaming Association’s Survey of Casino Entertainment) 

 Community Leaders’ Perceptions of Gaming Industry’s Effects

 – Peter D. Hart, CEO of Peter D. Hart Research Associates (Sept 2005) 

 National Gambling Impact Study Commission report

 To learn more about proposed gaming legislation in Texas go to:  http://www.legis.state.tx.us/Search/BillSearch.aspx