Table of contents for Casino industry in Asia Pacific : development, operation, and impact / [edited by] Cathy H.C. Hsu.

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CONTENTS 
vii About the Editor 
ix Contributors 
xv Preface 
Chapter 1. Casino History, Development, and Legislation 
3 in Australia 
Helen Breen 
Nerilee Hing 
The Period of Early Colonization from 1778 to 1900, 
Characterized by Selective Prohibition 
of Gambling 
A Period of Selective Legalization From 1900 to the 1940S 
A Period of Government Endorsement and Market Growth 
A Period of Commercialisation, Competition, and Market 
Casinos in Australia 
4
from the Second World War, 1940S To The 1970S 7 
Expansion from The 1970S to the Present 8 
11 
17 Conclusions 
Chapter 2. History, Development, and Legalization 
21 of Korean Casino Gaming 
Choong-Ki Lee 
Ki-Joon Back 
21 
Historical Development 
Korean Casino Industry Today 
The Korean Gaming Regulatory System 
Summary
Chapter 3. Casino Gambling in Macao: Through 
37 Legalization to Liberalisation 
Glenn McCartney 
37 The Early Years: Illegal to Legalized Gambling 
Interceding Period of Casino Development: Legalisation 
to Monopoly Franchise 
Recent Years and the Liberalization of Macao's 
39 
Casino Industry 
Casino Liberalization 
Tourism Development 
Casino Investment Plans 
Summary 
42 
Chapter 4. Gambling in Japan* 57 
William N. Thompson 
57 
Is It Illegal? Or Maybe It Isn't Really Gambling 
I'm Shocked! There is Gambling Going on Here 
Pachin Pachin Pachinko: My Introduction to the Game 
What Is Gambling? Definitions and Fictions 
Would Pachinko Work Elsewhere? Or Is it Unique 
for Japan? 
Addictive Qualities of Pachinko 
A Bit of History--A Lot of Ambiguity 
The Lottery 
Horses Running Around the Tracks 
Motor Boat Racing--Only In Japan 
The Motorcycles 
Bicycles Around the Velodrome 
Summary and Future Developments 
64 
Chapter 5. Gaming in Southeast Asia 77 
Paul D. Bromberg 
77 
Introduction 
Cambodia 
Existing Gaming Establishments 
Indonesia 
Laos
Malaysia 
Union of Myanmar (Burma) 
Republic of Singapore 
Thailand 
Vietnam 
Chapter 6. Essentials of Effective Regulation: 
Suggestions for Asian Gaming Jurisdictions 
Fredric E. Gushin 
Introduction 
Public Policy 
Casino Licensing 
Operational Controls 
Conclusion 
Chapter 7. Casino Licensing Investigations 
William R. Kisby 
William O'Reilly 
The Application Process 
Investigative Process 
Operator, Vendor, and Employee Investigation 
A Casino Licensing Case 
Chapter 8. Accounting and Internal Controls 
and Casino Auditing 
Kevin O'Toole 
Accounting and Internal Controls 
Casino Auditing 
Chapter 9. Non-Negotiable Chips: 
The Use and Cost Thereof 
Andrew MacDonald 
Sean Monaghan 
Introduction 
Non-Negotiable Chips 
83 
Mathematical Ratios: 
A Simple Geometric Progression 
Revenue Calculation Comparisons for Various Games 
130 
After Tax 
Glossary 
Chapter 10. Social Impacts of Gambling in Australia 141 
Nerilee Hing 
141 
Introduction 
The Impacts of Gambling 
Problem Gambling in Australia and its Impacts 
The Rise of Problem Gambling as a Social Issue 
in Australia 
A Public Health Approach to Problem Gambling: 
The Role of Harm Minimization and Consumer 
144 
Protection 
Government Responses to Problem Gambling 
Industry Responses to Problem Gambling 
The Effectiveness of Responsible Gambling Measures 
Conclusion 
146 
Chapter 11. Economics of Australian Casinos 161 
Jeremy Buultjens 
161 
Introduction 
A Brief History of the Casino Industry 
The Casino Industry 
Market Structures and Ownership Regimes 
The Impacts of Casinos 
The Economic Benefits from Casinos 
The Economic Costs of Casino Development 
Net Economic Assessment 
Constraints on Casinos 
The Future 
Conclusion
Chapter 12. Impacts of Casino in Korea 
Ki-Joon Back 
Choong-Ki Lee 
Introduction 
Economic Impacts of Foreign Casino Receipts 
Economic Impacts of Kangwon Land Casino 
Social Impacts 
Societal Level 
Individual Level, an Exploratory Study 
Minimizing Negative Impacts of Casino 
Chapter 13. Gambling and Chinese Culture 
Grace C. L. Chien 
Cathy H. C. Hsu 
Chinese Gaming History 
The Chinese Games 
Chinese Players in the Modern Gaming Market 
Chinese Culture Traits 
Gaming Legalization in Chinese Societies 
187 
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Casinos -- Asia.
Casinos -- Pacific Area.
Gambling -- Asia.
Gambling -- Pacific Area.