In recent years, the Pennsylvania gaming industry has experienced unprecedented growth and expansion. 2021 gross gaming revenue (GGR) from brick-and-mortar casinos, iGaming, sports betting, satellite casinos, fantasy contests and VGTs totaled in excess of $4.73
billion, bringing Pennsylvania's gaming industry closer to once again surpassing New Jersey in GGR.
This program and its materials offer a two-part study: the first, a look at the industry, including the history of gaming in Pennsylvania, trends and gaming’s fiscal impact. The second part drills down on skill games and the ongoing debate regarding their legality.
Summary of Contents
- The Skill Game Debate
- Pennsylvania “Skill Machines” and Lottery Revenue