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29- Degrading Our Social Capital

Addiction, Crime, and Public Health Damage

29. Slot casinos degrade social capital and quality of life.

This peer-reviewed study found that casinos degrade “social capital” in communities within 15 miles radius. Social capital is a quality of life index measuring prevailing levels of trust, civic orientation, volunteerism, group participation, charitable giving and service, and meeting the needs of family and friends within a community.

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