The Effect of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act on Casino Admissions and Revenue

This presentation was given by Frank J. Chaloupka at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Annual Meeting in Florence, Italy, on March 10, 2017.  The presentation reviews the evidence on how smoke-free air laws impact casino revenues and concludes with a study of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act and its impact on casinos.