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Economics of legalising cannabis — pricing and policing are crucial | METRO

Economics of legalising cannabis — pricing and policing are crucial | METRO

LEGLALISING cannabis can have major benefits for all citizens. If carried out correctly, everyone will benefit from less crime and stronger rule of law. Legalising the drug will especially help protect young people and may even lower their consumption of the drug. It is also a way of raising taxes for the state, instead of […]

Illegal cannabis getting even cheaper, as legal gets costlier, StatsCan says | CBC News

Illegal cannabis getting even cheaper, as legal gets costlier, StatsCan says | CBC News

Statistics Canada’s quarterly report on cannabis prices suggests the cost chasm between legal and illegal versions of the drug is wide, and getting wider. The data agency reported Wednesday that the price gap between the two types of cannabis is as wide as $4.72 a gram, on average. Read complete article here: Illegal cannabis getting even […]

The Challenge of Pricing Marijuana Seems an Almost Insurmountable Task | TNM News

The Challenge of Pricing Marijuana Seems an Almost Insurmountable Task | TNM News

A lot of regular cannabis consumers might question what the big deal is over pricing marijuana, but it is a very big deal to a business world and a regulated market. Forecasting prices and setting expectations is everything in business. Investors demand to know what their return might be and the people of New Leaf Data […]

Premium pricing of Whistler’s organic cannabis part of allure in $175-million Aurora deal | Financial Post

Premium pricing of Whistler’s organic cannabis part of allure in $175-million Aurora deal | Financial Post

Aurora Cannabis Inc. — the third largest Canadian cannabis company by market value — has signed a $175 million all-stock deal to buy up mid-sized licensed producer Whistler Medical Marijuana Corp., a privately held cannabis grower in B.C. Aurora is pegging the purchase as a product and brand play — the company is particularly interested […]

One Year Into Legal Cannabis in California, Buyers Are Still Paying Black Market Prices | Cannabis Now

One Year Into Legal Cannabis in California, Buyers Are Still Paying Black Market Prices | Cannabis Now

In 2019, Californians find ourselves entered into an even-grayer marijuana marketplace. But as we wait patiently for Congress to catch up with the states that have taken it upon themselves to end the draconian prohibition of cannabis, we must face a harsh reality: We still pay black market prices for legal marijuana, the kind you grow without […]

Oregon again sees huge marijuana harvest, driving down prices for consumers | The Seattle Times

Oregon again sees huge marijuana harvest, driving down prices for consumers | The Seattle Times

SALEM, Ore. — For the second year in a row, Oregon cannabis farmers have harvested more than a million pounds of usable marijuana. The huge harvest is again driving down prices for consumers and putting pressure on growers who aren’t getting the price they hoped for after a similar phenomenon in 2017, The Bulletin reported […]

Oklahoma sees high prices for medical pot amid scarce supply | Charlotte Observer

Oklahoma sees high prices for medical pot amid scarce supply | Charlotte Observer

Oklahoma voters in June approved use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. The law allows licensed medical marijuana patients to possess up to 8 ounces of marijuana, six mature plants and six seedlings, along with edibles and concentrated forms of the drug. The state began accepting applications for licenses from patients, growers, dispensaries and caregivers in […]

NJ gives OK for medical marijuana dispensaries to post price info | Press of Atlantic City

NJ gives OK for medical marijuana dispensaries to post price info | Press of Atlantic City

Medical marijuana patients can now shop products and know how much it’s going to cost due to new changes in the state program’s policies around price transparency. New Jersey’s six operating medical marijuana facilities can now publicly post their product prices on their websites and social media after state officials said that patients in the […]

Keeping legal pot prices in Canada at optimum level will be tricky | Toronto Star

Keeping legal pot prices in Canada at optimum level will be tricky | Toronto Star

Ottawa wants prices to be low enough to starve the illegal market, but not so low that they lead to excess use. To achieve that, provinces will have to use a combination of tax and pricing strategy. Liberal MP Bill Blair, who is leading the federal government’s legalization effort, said the price of pot will […]

The economic and valuation impacts of cannabis pricing by organized crime groups | Lift News

The economic and valuation impacts of cannabis pricing by organized crime groups | Lift News

It is the Jaswal Institute’s view that both regulatory price intervention and price trends in the recreational market will be, among other factors, primarily shaped by cannabis pricing by organised crime groups. Consequently, to fully understand the potential economics, valuations and pricing in the recreational marijuana market, it is essential to understand cannabis pricing by […]