601 - Outshone by the south: the financial-economic situation in the northern part of the low countries during the reign of Charles V (1500-1558)

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Date 1 November 1999

This report describes the financial-economic situation in the northern part of the low Countries during the reign of Charles V (1500-1558). In this period the foundations were laid for the fenomenal economic expansion of the Dutch Republic in the 17th century. Key words: Charles V, financial-economic development the Netherlands, 16th century JEL codes: