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October 1, 2014

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Renowned gaming expert Bill Eadington of Reno dead at age 67

Bill Eadington, University of Nevada, Reno economist, author and world-renowned authority on gaming issues, died Monday at his Lake Tahoe-area home after an 18-month battle with cancer. He was 67.

Eadington wrote extensively on issues related to the economic and social impacts of gaming, including several books, among them “The Downside: Problem and Pathological Gambling” and “Gambling: Public Policies and the Social Sciences.”

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