The rise and fall of Spain 1270–1850


The rise and fall of Spain (1270–1850) Carlos Álvarez-Nogal, Leandro Prados De La Escosura The Economic History Review Volume 66, Issue 1, Article first published online: 1 JUN 2012 Abstract: Two distinctive regimes are distinguished in Spain over half a millennium. The first one (1270s–1590s) corresponds to a high land–labour ratio frontier economy, which is…