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Neo-mercantilism and the next economic cycle

The demographic dividend gone and capital becoming scarcer, regions will rely on critical technologies and capital pathways — the new monopolised trade-routes to generate wealth / collect “rent”.

“I cannot forbear carrying my watch in my hand in the coach all this afternoon, and seeing what o’clock it is one hundred times”

During the same time, numerous merchant companies (for example, Royal African Company in 1660) trade were extended trade monopolies over certain regions, allowing the state to collect its share from commercial enterprises that were given free reign to apply all means of “cooperation inducement” to search, locate and extract precious resources to cover expenses during a long period of religious and them empire wars.



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Daniel Gusev

14 years in global payments and ecommerce. 3 exits. VC at @gauss_vc