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Cross-checking the Sound database with the French Balance du commerce data


  • Loïc Charles

    (INED - Institut national d'études démographiques)

  • Guillaume Daudin

    (OFCE - Observatoire Français des Conjonctures économiques - Institut d'Études Politiques [IEP] - Paris - Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques [FNSP], LEDa - Laboratoire d'Economie de Dauphine - Université Paris-Dauphine)


During the eighteenth century Europe Set the cultural, political and economic conditions for its entry in the industrial era.

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  • Loïc Charles & Guillaume Daudin, 2016. "Cross-checking the Sound database with the French Balance du commerce data," Working Papers hal-01286957, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:wpaper:hal-01286957
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    economic history; Baltic; France; Eighteenth century; international trade statistics; Sound; globalization;

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    • N73 - Economic History - - Economic History: Transport, International and Domestic Trade, Energy, and Other Services - - - Europe: Pre-1913
    • N01 - Economic History - - General - - - Development of the Discipline: Historiographical; Sources and Methods

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