A History of the Canadian Economy

A History of the Canadian Economy A History of the Canadian Economy provides a chronological account of Canada s economic and social development from the time of pre European settlement to the present Written by an economist and a hi

  • Title: A History of the Canadian Economy
  • Author: Kenneth Norrie Douglas Owram
  • ISBN: 9780774733731
  • Page: 278
  • Format: Paperback
  • A History of the Canadian Economy, provides a chronological account of Canada s economic and social development from the time of pre European settlement to the present Written by an economist and a historian, it provides an interdisciplinary treatment of nearly five centuries of Canada s past.

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    1. A History of the Canadian Economy, by Kenneth Norrie and Douglas Owram, is an interesting look at the development of the Canadian economy from per-Confederation to the 1980's. The book heavily focuses on both considering and critiquing the staples theory of Canadian economics. This theory indicates that the Canadian economy developed through economic linkages to staples such as furs, timber, agricultural products and fish within Canada. Slowly, supporting industries like ship-building, hunting a [...]

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