Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, FAS
Are we in danger of forgetting the scene in “The Godfather, Part II,’’ where the odious Senator Geary demands $250,000 from Michael Corleone in exchange for a gaming license? Massachusetts is careening toward casinos, but we are paying too little attention to the mechanics of allocating casino licenses.
Glaeser, Edward L. "To Avoid Scandals, Auction off Casino Licenses." Boston.com, October 7, 2011.