Economic history of Europe
This article covers the Economic history of Europe from about 1000 AD to the present. For the context, see History of Europe.
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Economic history of Belgium
The history of Belgium stretches back before the origin of the modern state of that name in 1830. Belgium's history is intertwined with those of its neighbours: the Netherlands, Germany, France and Lu...
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Economy of Bulgaria
The economy of Bulgaria functions on the principles of the free market, having a large private sector and a smaller public one. Bulgaria is an industrialised upper-middle-income country according to t...
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Economic history of France
This is a history of the economy of France. For more information on historical, cultural, demographic and sociological developments in France, see the chronological era articles in the template to th...
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Economic history of Germany
Germany before 1800 was heavily rural, with some urban trade centers. In the 19th century it began a stage of rapid economic growth and modernization, led by heavy industry. By 1900 it had the larges...
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Great Recession
The Great Recession was the general economic decline observed in world markets around the end of the first decade of the 21st century. The exact scale and timing of the recession is debated and varied...
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Economic history of Greece and the Greek world
The economic history of the Greek World spans several millennia and encompasses many modern-day nation states. Since the focal point of the center of the Greek World often changed it is necessary to e...
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Economic history of Ireland
Ireland's economic history starts at the end of the Ice Age when the first humans arrived there. Agriculture then came around 4500 BC. Iron technology came with the Celts around 350 BC. From the 12th ...
Economic history of Italy
A series of tables showing different Italian economic sectors, GDP (nominal and per capita) growth.
The unification of Italy in 1861-70 broke down the feudal land system that had survived in the s...
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Economy of Lithuania
Lithuania is a member of the European Union and the biggest economy among the three Baltic states. GDP per capita reached $17,800 in 2008 and was higher than all of its neighbors – Latvia, Poland, Rus...
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Economic history of the Netherlands (1500-1815)
The economic history of the Netherlands (1500–1815) is the history of an economy that Jan de Vries calls the first "modern" economy It covers the Netherlands as the Habsburg Netherlands, through the...
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Economic history of Portugal
The economic history of Portugal covers the development of the economy throughout the course of Portuguese history. It has its roots prior to nationality, when Roman occupation developed a thriving ec...
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Economic history of Russia
After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 and collapse of Russia's controlled economy, a new Russian Federation was created under Boris Yeltsin in 1991. The Russian Federation had multiple econom...
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Economic history of Spain
This article covers the development of Spain's economy over the course of its history.
The prehistoric Iberians and Celts were some of the earliest groups in what is now Spain. The Iberians develo...
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Economic history of Sweden

During the period 1790-1815 Sweden experienced two parallel economic movements: an agricultural revolution with larger agricultural estates, the crown transferring areas to private farmers, new c...
Economic history of Turkey
The economic history of Republic of Turkey may be studied according to sub-periods signified with major changes in economic policy: i) 1923-1929, when development policy emphasised private accumulatio...
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Economic history of the United Kingdom
The economic history of the United Kingdom deals with the economic history of Britain after 1700.Britain led the industrial revolution and dominated the European and world economy during the 19th cent...
Economic history of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia