Colbertism


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Colbertism

the mercantilist theories of Jean Colbert in the 17th century, especially his advocacy of high protective tariffs.
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China finally, 30 years after the first successes of high tech colbertism, has confirmed that the model of catch-up, imitation-ownership and upgrading still works.
Marc-Bloch, Strasbourg) outlines key themes including Malthusianism, exceptionalism, and Colbertism.
Hence a paradoxical interpretation of the present situation: the economic slowdown observed in France since 2002, instead of being the expression of a long legacy of Colbertism and statism, is in fact evidence of the strong interdependence between French and American macroeconomic activity.