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dc.creatorSchaeper, Thomas J.
dc.date.accessioned2008-02-08T01:55:52Z
dc.date.available2008-02-08T01:55:52Z
dc.date.issued1983
dc.identifier.isbn0814203418 (print)
dc.identifier.otherOCLC #8827619 (print)
dc.identifier.otherLCCN 82014523 (print)
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1811/31703
dc.description(print) xvi, 305 p. : ill. ; 24 cmen
dc.description.tableofcontentsList of Abbreviations ix -- Acknowledgments xi -- Introduction xiii -- PART ONE : THE COUNCIL AND ITS PLACE IN THE GOVERNMENT -- 1. The Creation of the Council 3 -- Precedents for the Council 4 The Thesis of Merchant Opposition 6 Royal Initiative 9 -- 2. The Organization and Functioning of the Council 21 -- The Organization of the Council 21 How the Council Functioned 25 The Council's Importance 32 -- 3. The Deputies of Trade and Their General Memoirs 49 -- The Deputies of Trade 49 The General Memoirs of the Deputies 53 -- 4. The Chambers of Commerce and Local Privileges 73 -- Cities without Chambers of Commerce 75 The Chambers of Commerce 77 Relations between the Deputies and Their Constituents 81 Defense of Local Privileges 84 The Privileges of Marseilles 87 Other Local Privileges 94 -- PART TWO : THE WORK OF THE COUNCIL -- 5. Enemy and Neutral Trade 107 Preparations for a War on Trade 107 Trade with England, Scotland, and Ireland 110 Trade with Holland 115 Encouragements to Neutrals 118 Concessions to the Dutch 123 New Favors Granted to Other Nations 130 Enforcement of Trade Policies 134 -- 6. Regulation of Manufactures 149 -- Manufacturing Regulations 150 The Inspectors of Manufactures 155 Problems of Enforcement 162 Encouragement of Manufactures 168 The State of French Manufactures 178 -- 7. Fiscal Problems 191 -- Balance of Trade 193 Tariffs 196 Tariff Reform 200 The Deputies and the Farmers General 208 Monetary Problems 210 -- 8. Foreign Relations and Other External Problems 223 -- Franco-Spanish Relations 223 Privileged Trading Companies 227 Commercial Negotiations 230 Additional Problems 241 -- 9. Conclusions 257 -- Appendixes 263 -- Bibliography 277 -- Index 299en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherThe Ohio State University Pressen
dc.subject.lcshFrance. Conseil de commerce -- Historyen
dc.subject.lcshFrance -- Commerce -- Historyen
dc.subject.lcshFrance -- Commercial policy -- Historyen
dc.titleThe French Council of Commerce, 1700-1715: a study of mercantilism after Colberten
dc.typeBooken


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