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    Time Matters

    Sep 14, 10 • 180 Views • Businesses, Economic History, Innovation, International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    In a brief and wonderful 2003 article called “Clocks and the Wealth of Nations“, economic historian David Landes explained the importance of accurate timekeeping. China missed navigational opportunities because they did not develop the precise