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102- 8 -The (First) Industrial Revolution

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The (First) Industrial Revolution Starts in Britain (1780s on): why? 1) Agricultural Revolution 2) Laissez-faire economics 3) technological innovation – machines (e.g. Spinning Jenny) + steam power 4) good transport infrastructure 5) existing maritime trade network Continental Europe (1820s on): how?
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Unformatted text preview: 1) import of skilled labor + technology transfer 2) tariffs, subsidies 3) promotion of technical education Limiting Factors: 1) lack of natural resources (e.g. coal, Italy) 2) rigid social structure (e.g. serfdom in Russia) 3) outside intervention (e.g. England in Ireland)...
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