Dataset 3 gives data on capital flows between places north of the Alps, including the distance as the crow flies, and the size of capital of each investment when available, measured in the currency given in the record, grams of silver and commodity baskets.


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License CC-BY 4.0
Type data
Version 1
Authors Huang, Angela and Chilosi, David and Sapoznik, Alexandra
Publication Date 2019
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Geographic Area (controlled) Austria, Belgium, Czech republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, United kingdom
Geographic Area (free) Holy Roman Empire; England; Low Countries
Temporal Coverage (controlled) 1228-01-01 to 1802-12-31
Temporal Coverage (free) 14th-18th century (main data)
Unit Type Other
Number of Units 4541
Sampled Universe annuities sold by urban authorities across the Holy Roman Empire and Italy
Number of Variables
Last updated March 25, 2019
Created March 25, 2019