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Comment by James Irwin on November 6th, 2014 at 10:08 am

A focus on national power (military) was a key feature of mercantilism; the article misses that. See for example

Comment by Jennifer Tanabe on November 6th, 2014 at 11:48 am

Thank you, James, for your feedback. Actually the article does include military power as a feature of mercantilism: “Mercantilists advocated the use of the state’s military power to ensure local markets and supply sources were protected.” Perhaps that could be elaborated and expanded.

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