Recommended Studies and Research

- Youth Gambling in Connecticut 2008: Status and Challenges

The report of the Connecticut Youth Gambling Workgroup, including two major surveys, "Gambling Behavior Among High School Students in the State of Connecticut" and "The Regional Action Council School Readiness and Community Survey", key findings and recommendations. Released in March of 2008.

- Gambling in Connecticut: Analyzing the Economic and Social Impacts

A study of the effects of legalized gambling on the citizens of Connecticut, released in June 2009.

- National Gambling Impact Study Commission

The National Gambling Impact Study Commission was created with Public Law 104-169 in order to conduct a study of the social and economic impacts of gambling on governments, communities and social institutions. On June 18, 1999, the Commission released its final report, containing 76 recommendations to lawmakers.