Institutions need information in order to make decisions. A big part of the information they need to measure and predict outcomes is in the data, but real information is the convergence of that data with sound analysis.
Author Archives: David Friedman
For the purpose of this column we consider three types of institutions: government, academic and corporate. They are the thought leaders, market leaders and mainstream actors from outside the industry that are stakeholders in the effects of an economic outcome.
Institutional interest is emerging. Data has become available and it’s time to start telling the story of the marijuana economy.
Once the Los Angeles Police Department determined the package was not a threat and released the scene, conference organizers have regrouped and are continuing the event as planned.
Unpiad and Unbiased research of AMMJ by MJIC Media analysts. Pros and Cons of the issue, financial data and other important information needed to research any investment opportunity
MJINews and Cannafundr.com today announced the Marijuana Investor Summit, which will take place in Denver, following the Cannabis Cup, April 20-22, 2015.
It’s a pity that the standing governor, Pat Quinn, can’t be tried for cowardice as it relates to neglecting the Illinois Compassionate Care Act, because it appears he’s certainly guilty of that.
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This study takes a comprehensive look at whether industrial hemp has potential to be beneficial for both Kentucky’s farmers and its economy. Despite historical success with the crop in Kentucky and across the country during World War II and prior, many opponents of legalizing hemp production fear it would lead to additional illegal drug activity and question whether revenue from growing hemp would cover additional monitoring costs. Proponents argue there is potential for tremendous increased revenue due to the thousands of products that could be made with hemp oil.
This first ever report estimates the current size of the U.S. retail market sales based on real revenue data as reported by the Colorado Department of Revenue. It calculates the data based on average annual monthly sales (low end) using YTD sales by category and by month as well as the trending estimated based on the most recent monthly sales. The report also estimates the black market revenue based on a gap study done for the Colorado Department of revenue.
Emmy winning independent journalist Ben Swann released a video detailing the hypocrisy of the federal government holding patents on medical marijuana, and the health benefits of CBD oil.