A worker rolls marijuana joints for sale at the Botanacare marijuana store ahead of their grand opening on New Year's day in Northglenn, Colo. Dec. 31, 2013.
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Business Latest: Marijuana, America’s next great industry?

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By msnbc staff

MARIJUANA: AMERICA’S NEXT GREAT INDUSTRY: The legal marijuana sector could unfold and function like the beer industry, with small batch, artisanal varieties grabbing market share alongside larger brands–potential precursors to public companies. Read more

STIGLITZ: US RECOVERY UNLIKELY THIS YEAR: The U.S. may have shown signs of a growth pickup last year, but Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz remains unconvinced the economy is in recovery mode. Read more

SAKS ON SECURITY: The massive credit card breach that’s ensnared Target and Neiman Marcus—and reportedly may have hit at least three other retailers—not only affected the stores that were directly impacted, but the retail industry as a whole, Saks president Marigay McKee told CNBC at the Financo CEO Forum. Read more

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Business Latest: Marijuana, America's next great industry?

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