Medieval Economics

 Medieval Economy :  Study the economics of the Medieval era focusing on money and trading, feudalism and manorialism, commodities, and professions.

 Medieval Guilds :  Maureen Gallagher provides a general history of the Medieval wage earner  in the economic structure known as the guild.

Medieval Economic Life : Medieval Sourcebook provides a large collection of resources for the study of trade, commerce, grants, money and coinage, credit, and markets.Primary Source material.

 Medieval Money and Trading :  Studies Medieval, Armenian,Byzantine, Islamic, and Western-European trade customs. Examines the coinage of the Middle Ages.

 Medieval and Early Modern Databank :  Provides Medieval scholars with access to databases  containing currency exchange and pricing details of  the Middle Ages.

 Coinage of the Middle Ages in England :  Essay by Layla Osman provides an historical overview of the currency of Medieval England.

 Medieval Coins :  Calgary Coin Gallery features coins of Medieval Europe, the Byzantine Empire, and the Christian East. Offers photographs and histories.

 City - a medieval spreadsheet :  A simple population model for countries and cities

 Medieval Economy :  Study the economics of the Medieval era focusing on money and trading, feudalism and manorialism, commodities, and professions.

Camelot Village :  Contains LOTS of information.  will let you learn more about the people and the society of the middle ages. Several shockwave games where you can enter an archery tournament or even throw rotten tomatoes at the town thief."

 The Marketplace :  The bustling Medieval marketplace! Why did trade make a breakthrough? How did the marketplace work? Could women own businesses? All of these questions and more answered here. Info on trade, apprenticeship, businesses, and industries. Fascinating and inspirational biographies of women who made a difference! Wonderful presentation!

 End of Europe's Middle Ages - Economy :  Examines the cooling of the climate in Europe in the 12th century which caused a decline in  agricultural output, thus affecting economy.

 Market Towns and the Countryside :  Article by Christopher Dyer of the University of Birmingham details the
                      impact of economics on the Late Medieval Period.

 Trade and Commerce in 13th Century Flanders :  Examines the role of the marketplace and regional faires for the encouragement of long-distance trade between international businessmen.

 Trade Routes in Medieval Europe - Map :  View a map showing the major trade routes used by Medieval European and Oriental merchants.

 Fourteenth Century Peasantry :  Brief essay by Craig Taylor.  It studies the effects of  warfare on the economics of peasant life in England and France during the Middle Ages.

 Poorhouses in the Middle Ages :  Colleen McClure presents her research findings regarding how the poor were helped in Europe during the Middle Ages.

 Economic Map of Europe in the Middle Ages :  Christy's Garden supplies a historic map of Europe in CE1300 as part of a larger timeline of Medieval history from the 14th -17thcenturies.

 Economy of England in the High Middle Ages :  Study by Jesse Friedman examines feudalism and
 the effect of King John and the Magna Carta on Medieval English  government and economics.

 History of Money from Ancient Times to the Present Day

 Medieval Price List

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