How Casinos Failed Atlantic City and Why They’re Still Part of Its Future


Timothy Walsh assessed the problems of Atlantic City’s gaming casino by noting that a « big issue you have is the easing of casino restrictions in neighboring states. That takes away a lot of the draw to Atlantic City.” Although Atlantic City casinos have problems from overexpansion and high energy costs, Mr. Walsh added that they « have the possibility of rebounding, but only if they are able to come up with a strategy to attract players from the neighboring states. »