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Canadian economic history

W. T. Easterbrook

Canadian economic history

by W. T. Easterbrook

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Published by Macmillan Co. of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Copyrighted 1956, Reprinted with corrections, 1963.

    Statementby W.T. Easterbrook and Hugh G.J. Aitken.
    ContributionsAitken, Hugh G. J.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 606 p.
    Number of Pages606
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14212684M

    This book upturns many established ideas regarding the economic and social history of Quebec, the Canadian province that is home to the majority of its French population. It places the case of Quebec into the wider question of convergence in economic history and whether proactive governments delay or halt : Palgrave Macmillan. The Journal of Economic History is devoted to the study of economic phenomena in historical contexts. It is of interest not only to economic historians but also to economists, social scientists, and historians in general. The journal has broad coverage in terms of geographic scope, time frame, and methodology.

    The Canadian Network for Economic History (CNEH) will be organizing economic history sessions at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA), to be held May 31 - June 2, at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity (Banff, AB).   Getting Started with Canadian Economic History Research This research guide is targeted at Brock University students enrolled in ECON 2P19 and provides tips on researching your term paper topic and links to information : Linda Lowry.

    A History of the Canadian Dollar 3 New France (ca. ) According to Adam Shortt,5 the great Canadian economic historian, the first regular system of exchange in Canada involving Europeans occurred in Tadoussac in the early seventeenth century. Here, French traders bartered each year with the Montagnais people (also known as the. "Harold A. Innis helped to found the field of Canadian economic history. He is best known for the "staples thesis" which dominated the discourse of Canadian economic history for decades. This volume collects Innis' published and unpublished essays on economic history, from to , thereby charting the development of the arguments and ideas found in his books The Fur .


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Subsequently, French-English rivalry dominated Canadian economic history book history until The first permanent European settlement in Canada was founded in by the sieur de Monts and Samuel de Champlain at Port Royal (now Annapolis Royal, N.S.) in Acadia.

The Fur Trade in Canada: An Introduction to Canadian Economic History, is an in depth look at the Canadian fur trade, and an application of "staples thesis" where regional development is reliant on the characteristics of staple resources and their trade and business organizations/5.

Book Description. In A History of Canadian Economic Thought, Robin Neill relates the evolution of economic theory in Canada to the particular geographical and political features of the there were distinctively Canadian economic discourses in nineteenth-century Ontario and early twentieth-century Quebec, Neill argues that these have now been absorbed.

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Through three centuries of development, the history of the Canadian economy reflects the shifting roles of natural resources, industrializations, and international trade. Canadian Economic History (Heritage series) by W.T. Easterbrook. Through three centuries of development, the history of the Canadian economy reflects the shifting roles of natural resources, industrializations, and international trade.

This volume, a standard in the field since its initial publication inpresents a comprehensive account. The economic history of what is now Canada begins with the hunting, farming and trading societies of the Indigenous peoples. Following the arrival of Europeans in the 16th century, the economy has undergone a series of seismic shifts, marked by the early Atlantic fishery, the transcontinental fur trade, then rapid urbanization, industrialization and technological change.

At the time of its publication inThe Fur Trade in Canada challenged and inspired scholars, historians, Canadian economic history book economists. Now, almost seventy years later, Harold Innis's fundamental reinterpretation of Canadian history continues to exert a magnetic influence.

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Now, almost seventy years later, Harold Innis's fundamental reinterpretation of Canadian history continues to exert a magnetic has long been regarded as one of Canada's foremost historians, and in The Fur Trade in Canada he.

Contributors include Hartwell Bowsfield (Canadian-American Relations: the Background), Hiram Drache (Bonanza Farming in the Red River Valley), Grace MacInnes (J.S. Woodsworth- Personal Recollections), Blair Neatby (MacKenzie King and the National Identity), H.C.

Pentland (Recent Developments in Economic History: Some Implications for Local and. The only general treatment of Canadian economic history is to be found in Mrs. Innis, An economic history of Canada (Toronto, ), in Mrs. Knowles, Economic development of the overseas Empire, vol.

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The present state of economic history in Canada contrastswith that of a quarter century ago. It could be written sharplyin the 's that the most distinctive work in Canadian economics was being done by economic historians concerned with the study of transportation and tariffs, trade associations and agricultural organizations, money and by: 9.

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(William Thomas), Canadian economic history. Toronto, Macmillan Co. of Canada, The discipline of Canadian economic history has changed dramatically during past three decades. “Old” economic history—primarily identified with the staple thesis—has been subjected to revision by “new” economic historians and by a “renaissance” in Canadian political economy.

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