Whitney Economics mentioned in the Wall Street Journal

Big news. My work on cannabis jobs was quoted in the Wall Street Journal yesterday.

“Over the past several years, 33 U.S. states and Washington, D.C., have adopted laws that allow adults to smoke pot for recreation or to treat medical conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder, fueling the rise of thousands of new businesses. At least 200,000 Americans now work in the sector as bud tenders, dispensary owners and product distributors, according to a recent report from Leafly, an online news site and cannabis company database, and Whitney Economics.”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/cashing-in-on-cannabis-bringing-financial-services-to-pot-startups-11557421201?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=1&fbclid=IwAR1oegM1gGcVHBGR_FqRn49bjBSQU-aoZsgpnGEBDYCq8da9JyRbjDaCFNI