2.4 — Intellectual History of Trade II: Mercantilism — Readings

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Required Readings:

There are no required readings (since you have several papers from last class), but you should closely read all of the quotes by the Classical economists arguing against mercantilism in my slides (starting on slide 49).

Optional Readings (Primary Sources Mentioned):

Other Helpful Resources

The following videos also help you get a perspective on history and changes. The first is serious, the second is hilarious:

Questions To Help Your Reading