Taxation and Mercantilism 1750-1800

Mercantilism is the economic doctrine that government control of foreign trade is of paramount importance for ensuring the military security of the country. Belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism. The economic theory that trade generates wealth and is stimulated by the acumulation of profitable balances, which a government should ecourage by means of protectionism.

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1754 - 1763
July, 1754
October 7, 1763
1765
1765
March 18, 1766
1767
March 5, 1770
May 10, 1773
December 16, 1773
1774
September 5, 1774
April 19, 1775
May 10, 1775
July, 1775
January 10, 1776
July 4,1776
March 1, 1781
September 3, 1783