TITLE

Early Modern Merchant Strategies and the Historicization of Market Practices

AUTHOR(S)
Gervais, Pierre
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Economic Sociology: The European Electronic Newsletter;Jul2014, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on the role of modern history in providing a more historicized understanding of market mechanisms and economic institutions. Particular focus is given to the logics of profit calculations practices of early modern merchants, along with questions about some perspectives that are adopted in the modern economic sociology. The development of merchants of techniques and practices for calculating profits and losses is discussed.
ACCESSION #
97196744

 

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