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Fr. McGowanRichard McGowan, SJ 
Adjunct Associate Professor
Carroll School of Management

Economic, social and political issues regarding gambling, tobacco and alcohol; casino gambling; lotteries. Author of the books Government and the Transformation of the Gaming Industry; State Lotteries and Legalized Gambling: Painless Revenue or Painful Mirage?; Business, Politics and Cigarettes: multiple Levels, multiple Agendas, and The Search for Revenue and the Common Good: An Analysis of Government Regulation of the Alcohol Industry. Co-author of the book Defining the Competitive Environment: Industry as a Player in the Social and Political Environment. Courses have included: "Forecasting"; "Industrial and Social Policy"; "Business Policy."


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