Blue smoke and seers: measuring latent demand for cannabis products in a partially criminalized market

Blue smoke and seers: measuring latent demand for cannabis products in a partially criminalized market Patrick L. Anderson Published online: 14 January 2020 © National Association for Business Economics 2020 Abstract Cannabis, otherwise known as hemp or marijuana, is one of the nation’s fastest growing cash crops. In the late 1990s, proponents of legalization began […]

Business strategy and firm location decisions: testing traditional and modern methods

This paper, written by Patrick L. Anderson for the January issue of the NABE’s Business Economics journal, is the recipient of a 2018 Edmund A. Mennis Contributed Paper Award. The work earned Mr. Anderson his third Mennis award for the nationally-recognized accuracy of its analysis in handicapping location bids for Amazon’s “HQ2.” Abstract For nearly […]

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 […]

Cannabis Market Report: November 2016 Edition

Anderson Economic Group has produced the most comprehensive report available on the economics of the cannabis industry, estimating market demand—for recreational marijuana and the use of marijuana-related products—in each of the 50 United States. This report is in its Second Edition and was updated following results from the nine ballot initiatives in the 2016 election. In this […]

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

 

Patrick Anderson sends letter to Secretary Mnuchin, United States Treasurer regarding income tax exemption law

 

Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report

 

Patrick Anderson issues letter to Michigan Treasurer; Income tax exemption remain in law

 

Patrick Anderson’s Advice on Successful Bid for Amazon “HQ2” for Detroit; Objective Rankings on Amazon criteria; List of Strong Competitors

 

Updated: The Anderson Economic Group HQ2 Index