TITLE

Leaving Home Without It

AUTHOR(S)
Pomeranz, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
World Trade;Jan2001, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces how international trade evolved from cash on the barrel to instruments of credit. How trading fairs were conducted in Europe's medieval era; Variation of the native-place system devised by medieval European merchants based on collective responsibility; Role of the state in trade practices.
ACCESSION #
3903330

 

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