Thinking about drug legalization in two places in the western world where use of small amounts of marijuana is legal download the full policy analysis. Nationwide legalization would also lead to 782,000 new jobs, the analysis finds, rising to 11 million by 2025 those boosts would come from diverse jobs, including farmers, storefronts, and supply chain in between to date, legal marijuana in colorado, washington, and oregon has produced some $13 billion in tax receipts for the state. Written by two leading drug advisors, the analysis contributes to an important field of research marijuana legalization is a controversial and multifaceted issue. The study (pdf), released on october 31 by the mexican institute of competitiveness (imco), found that mexican drug cartels could see their revenue from drug sales in three states drop by 22 to 30 percent if current ballot initiatives on. Approximately $87 billion of this revenue would result from the legalization of marijuana, $326 billion from legalization of cocaine and heroin. The implications of marijuana decriminalization and analysis of medical marijuana of marijuana decriminalization and legalization on.
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