O Canada! O Cannabis!
On What'd You Miss this Week, Scarlet, Joe, Caroline, and Romaine went all in the the legalization of marijuana in Canada. Tilray CEO Brendan Kennedy came on to talk about his company's recent growth, and why he thinks as many as five other countries could follow suit in the next couple of years. Vivien Azer, Senior Research Analyst at Cowen & Co. also joined to talk about pot stock valuations and the outlook for more cannabis deals from traditional consumer brands. Then Carroll Doherty, Director of Political Research at Pew Research Center, joined to discuss their latest study about changing attitudes towards marijuana in the United States. Tom Petrie, Petrie Partners Chairman, also came on to talk through the other big story of the week, Saudi Arabia. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.