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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.