By Ellen Mutari, Deborah M. Figart
Just yet another Hand tells a narrative that employees in all places can relate to: an that promised a high-quality and reliable livelihood is being remodeled via aggressive pressures, inflicting staff to lose their financial footing. What gave the look of a very good activity at some point turns into a nasty activity the following. Incorporating the genuine reports of on line casino staff, the ebook demonstrates the problems for neighborhood groups which are construction new casinos within the hopes of luring travelers. neighborhood groups putting all their chips on casinos as an fiscal improvement process face more and more lengthy odds.
Life tales of person employees in Atlantic urban are explored within the context of the background of the town and the now-global gaming undefined. With increasingly more casinos competing for purchasers, staff are feeling the brunt of cost-cutting measures, together with the wholesale closure of a few casinos. whereas long-time staff are combating opposed to concessions and salary stagnation, more youthful employees juggle a number of part-time and seasonal jobs at numerous casinos. coverage makers hoping to offset those traits try to rebrand Atlantic urban for a more youthful, hipper, and extra well-to-do clients utilizing public-private partnerships. regrettably, scant recognition is being paid to the center factor in monetary development—the desire for sustainable livelihoods and significant paintings. the following, Ellen Mutari and Deborah Figart discover the realities of the and the lives and demanding situations the staff inside it are dealing with.