Legalising cocaine and heroin ‘would boost the economy’

(Originally published at Yahoo News) Legalising cocaine and heroin would boost the economy by reducing violence and murder rates, according to new research. The war on drugs fuels turf wars, gang violence and harms wages and skills, researchers have found. Subsequent violence then affects a country’s financial growth without harming the drugs industry itself. An analysis ofContinue reading “Legalising cocaine and heroin ‘would boost the economy’”