Overview of history of Gambling in the US

History of Gambling in the US

Gambling in California By Roger Dunstan (History of Gambling in the United States II)
California Gold Rush
California Trail
Trans Continental Railroad
First Transcontinental Telegraph
Pony Express
Prohibition
Nelson Rose and 3 gambling waves
Atlantic City
Las Vegas
Hawaii and Utah
Macau

2 Major Legal Forces

The Wire Act
UIGEA

Key Players

Sheldon Adelson
Steve Wynn
Amaya
Poker Player Alliance
Tea Party
American Gaming Association

Future: Crypto Poker
Crime
Nick Szabo
Welfare Economics

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