Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, March 2019 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products grows in December

The demand for legal cannabis products in the U.S. increased 1.9% in December. Cannabis product demand is up 20.0% from December 2017. This month, we released the 2019 benchmarked version of the AndCan Index. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EAST LANSING, MI—March 4, 2019—The demand for legal cannabis products in the United States rose by 1.9% in… Continue reading

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, February 2019 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products falls in November

The demand for legal cannabis products in the U.S. declined 1.1% in November. Cannabis product demand is up 11.6% from November 2018. The AndCan Index is constructed using calculations for all 50 states. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EAST LANSING, MI—February 5, 2019—The demand for legal cannabis products in the United States declined by 1.1% in November… Continue reading

January: Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report

In the latest employment report, the unemployment rate ticked upward 0.1 percentage points to 4.0 percent in January. Despite the 35-day government shutdown, most federal employees were counted as employed during the period due to receiving pay during the January 12th survey week. The Latino unemployment rate edged up to 4.9 percent in January, while… Continue reading

Anderson Economic Group Michigan Craft Beer Analysis

The experts at Anderson Economic Group have prepared an analysis on the craft beer industry in Michigan, including interactive visualizations. The analysis shows the explosive growth of the craft beer industry in Michigan over the past four years, where the production hot spots are, and sales for each brewery over a four-year time period.  “As… Continue reading

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, January 2018 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products remained relatively steady in October

The demand for legal cannabis products in the U.S. increased by 0.5% in October. Cannabis product demand is up 13.0% from October 2017. The AndCan Index is constructed using calculations for all 50 states. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EAST LANSING, MI—January 7, 2019—The demand for legal cannabis products in the United States increased by 0.5% in… Continue reading

Three Charts Tell the Story of General Motors’ Painful Decision: Anderson Economic Group visualizes the important data

EAST LANSING, Mich.,—December 3, 2018—Anderson experts released today three interactive data visualizations that show why General Motors made the painful decision that they announced on November 26th. “The visualization put together by our consultants provides insight into why GM made this tough decision,” said Patrick Anderson, Principal and CEO of Anderson Economic Group. About Anderson… Continue reading

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, December 2018 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products increased modestly in September

The demand for legal cannabis products in the U.S. increased by 1.2% in September. Cannabis product demand is up 11.8% from one year ago. The AndCan Index is constructed using calculations for all 50 states. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EAST LANSING, MI—December 6, 2018—The demand for legal cannabis products in the United States increased by 1.2%… Continue reading

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, October 2018 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products increased for sixth consecutive month

 

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, July 2018 Release: U.S. Demand for Cannabis Products Rose for Third Consecutive Month

 

Anderson Economic Group AndCan Index, June 2018 Release: U.S. demand for cannabis products continues steady rise