ARTICLES

Mercantilism, or mercantile system, is a political economic system whereby countries restrict imports and encourage exports. The rationale is to balance foreign trade in such a way that would increase revenue without neg...

www.reference.com/article/mercantilism-c645b81e35950ce7

Mercantilism had an effect in many areas, including politics, economics and culture. Some of the major impacts included the expansion of colonies overseas, increased government regulation of trade and the promotion of ma...

www.reference.com/world-view/were-effects-mercantilism-712dfb5d70f59591

The value of mercantilism in Western Europe from the 16th through 18th centuries includes advancing a monetary system based on gold and silver currency and engaging in trade with nations further away. The rise of mercant...

www.reference.com/article/mercantilism-important-d70cd3a5df5ba1df

SIMILAR ARTICLES

Mercantilism had an effect in many areas, including politics, economics and culture. Some of the major impacts included the expansion of colonies overseas, increased government regulation of trade and the promotion of ma...

www.reference.com/world-view/were-effects-mercantilism-712dfb5d70f59591

As of 2014, the major exports from India are engineering goods, refined petroleum, gems, jewelry, chemicals, agricultural products and textiles. As of 2012, the major Indian imports were crude petroleum, gold, coal briqu...

www.reference.com/world-view/major-imports-exports-india-a3f178ff14fa04a7

Monaco exports textiles, manufactured products and art products. The principality imports food, chemicals and transportation products. Monaco's import industry is smaller than its export industry. As of 2014, the area's ...

www.reference.com/world-view/imports-exports-monaco-89c8613ac5d408d5

The top five exports of China are computers, broadcasting equipment, telephones, office machine parts and integrated circuits. China's top five imports are crude petroleum, integrated circuits, iron ore, gold and cars.

www.reference.com/world-view/china-s-major-imports-exports-9504423e6431aba0