Award Date

4-30-2009

Degree Type

Professional Paper

Department

Hotel Administration

Number of Pages

45

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to analyze the recession which began in 2007, and to study its causes, effects, and some attempted solutions through data analysis, academic literature review, public financial reporting, stock information and other news sources. Two major strip companies will be researched; Las Vegas Sands and MGM Grand, as well as a local’s company; Station Casinos. This information will be presented in a case study format that will be available as a learning tool for future hospitality leaders.

Keywords

Casinos; Hospitality industry; Nevada – Las Vegas; Recessions

Disciplines

Gaming and Casino Operations Management | Hospitality Administration and Management

Language

English


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