Andrew Klebanow quoted in Forbes
Macau Peninsula, Cotai A Tale of Two Cities For Urban Casino Integration
by Muhammad Cohen
Casinos in cities should connect with their surroundings and can lead their enormous visitor pull to spur urban revival, Global Market Advisors partner, Andrew Klebanow says in a thoughtful and timely paper, Casinos and the City, that he presented recently in Beijing. While downtown Macau (or “the peninsula”) is an archetype for successful integration of casinos into the cityscape – just count the number of pawn shops – Cotai has gone a different way.