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By S. Pollard,J.P.P Higgins
These six papers have been initially brought to a convention at Sheffield college in 1969 and signify an outline of a examine venture led through Professor Pollard, which aimed to build a chain of annual figures of capital formation for the commercial Revolution in Britain - either in combination and damaged down into major sectors. every one paper is followed through a precis of the dialogue which followed.
The difficulties encountered in such an venture are tested, an important one being definition: what to incorporate within the time period 'capital', tips on how to degree or isolate expenditure below that heading, and the way to accommodate alterations that have made the definitions and practices of present-day nationwide source of revenue estimates inapplicable to prior centuries. assets also are tested intensive as statistical info is not just doubtful and sometimes unreliable, yet of other worth and completeness for various sectors of the economy.
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Aspects of Capital Investment in Great Britain 1750-1850: A preliminary survey, report of a conference held the University of Sheffield, 5-7 January 1969: Volume 23 (Economic History) by S. Pollard,J.P.P Higgins