Amsterdam and London as financial centers in the eighteenth century

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Ann M. Carlos; Larry Neal;
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1017/S0968565010000338
  • Subject: ISI; Bank of Amsterdam; Bank of England; financial innovations; capital markets; banking; monetary regimes | HC Economic History and Conditions
    • jel: jel:N20 | jel:N23

In the seventeenth century, Amsterdam and London developed distinctive innovations in finance through both banks and markets that facilitated the growth of trade in each city. In the eighteenth century, a symbiotic relation developed that led to bank-oriented finance in... View more
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