Some Observations on Castilian Commerce and Finance in the Sixteenth Century

  title={Some Observations on Castilian Commerce and Finance in the Sixteenth Century},
  author={L. F. Reitzer},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={213 - 223}
  • L. F. Reitzer
  • Published 1960
  • Economics
  • The Journal of Modern History
THE present article has a three-fold objective: to dispel some misconceptions regarding sixteenth-century Castile and her economic life; to examine the present state of literature on the subject; and to stimulate further investigation in a field which seems to offer rich rewards. I shall begin with a few remarks about the status of agriculture and industry. Unhappily our knowledge is very deficient, and a great deal of research will be necessary before we can form a coherent picture., It is… Expand
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