MGMT 1030 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Welland Canal, Hart Massey, Mercantilism

47 views9 pages

Document Summary

Canadian economic history dominated by exploitation of natural resources in an export-driven economy. Economic growth dependent on demand for staples abroad. Long-term effect of staples dependent on linkages. John cabot (england) explores atlantic coast (1497) he sails and promises to find china, he found a place good for fishing, he came back with a boat full of fish, made a lot of money selling them. He came back and told them theres a good investment, with all the natural resources, and make people invest, then he sailed and missing ever since. Jacques cartier (france) explores gulf of st. lawrence (1530s and 1540s) He was a friend,of a friend of the king, he owed cartier a favour, so he asked king to give him a job, the king asked him to sail and gather goods. When he sailed into the bay and he saw people on the shore.

Get access

Grade+20% off
$8 USD/m$10 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Grade+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
40 Verified Answers
Class+
$8 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Class+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
30 Verified Answers

Related Documents