which resulted in stronger pro business institutions and increased economic

Which resulted in stronger pro business institutions

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which resulted in stronger pro-business institutions and increased economic growth. The New World crop that arguably had largest impact on Old World -potato. significant increase in population and urbanization growth Because iprovides abundant supply of calories and nutrients, potato able to sustain life better than any other food when consumed as the sole article of diet (Davidson and Passmore, 1965, p. 285). Humans can actually subsist healthily on diet of potatoes, supplemented with only milk or butter, which contain the two vitamins not provided by potatoes, vitamins A and D (Connell, 1962, Davidson and Passmore, 1965). The potato was also adopted as a core staple in many other parts of the World. Has been so widely embraced by Old World populations
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Effects On the New World If it weren’t for the Columbian Exchange, the Wild West would be much different. Cowboys in America would be non-existent if it weren’t for Columbus. He brought with him cattle, pigs, wheat and many other plants and animals that are the foundation for modern food agriculture in the western hemisphere. The exchange completely altered the kind of food Americans eat. Without the cattle Columbus brought, we wouldn’t have domestic hotdogs or hamburgers, and without the wheat, we wouldn’t have buns for either.
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Although magnitudes of depopulation rough estimate, studies show 80-90% of the native American population was destroyed within the first 100 years since 1492. The Native Americans were left immunologically defenseless. Central Mexico’s population decreased from roughly 15 million to 1.5 million in 1519 from the contact with the Columbus and his crew. The transfer of foods between the Old and New Worlds during the Columbian Exchange had important consequences for world history. Historian Alfred Crosby describes the significance of the transfer of food crops between the continents, writing: “The coming together of the continents was
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