What do you get when you combine one of the finest business schools in the country with an emerging industry hailed by many as the modern equivalent to what Silicon Valley was two decades ago? You get the Wharton Cannabis Business Club.
The group, composed of students currently attending the University of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Wharton School, an institution that claims President Trump as an alumnus, has about 70 members and is supposedly one of the first of its kind among business student groups, according to the Daily Pennsylvanian, Penn’s student newspaper. No doubt the ambitious Ivy Leaguers are gravitating toward this industry based on sheer data alone. According to top cannabis researchers ArcView Group, in partnership with BDS Analytics, the legal marijuana sector is estimated