Although it cannot be exchanged on Wall Street anytime soon, marijuana has turned out to be a thriving hard cash harvest.
CNBC drives in the background to investigate the innermost mechanisms of this mysterious industry, aiming on Northern California’s Emerald Triangle, currently the marijuana hub of the U.S.
In this picturesque pocket of America, the pot commerce, much of it is lawful in state rule, currently produces as much as two-thirds of the native financial system. Northerly California’s Mendocino County – A picturesque part of the west and the spot of a provocative, moneymaking and progressively more aggressive criminal operation … the marijuana industry. Officials assess that Marijuana contributes to two-thirds of the regional financial system and creates up to $1 billion per year.
Professor Ramanan Laxminarayan graduated at Princeton, and for the past several years he has worked as Vice-President for Research and Policy at the Public Health Foundation of I...