Seehandlung

Seehandlung

The central bank of Prussia. During the hyperinflation under the Weimar Republic, it became notable for its corruption, including bribery and fraud. It was liquidated in 1983.
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Tambien encontramos "primera Edad Media" donde Weber se refiere al Mediterraneo durante la Antiguedad [das antik mittellandische; 112, 204, 157]; un nombre propio, Seehandlung, se convierte en "comercio maritimo" al traducirlo literalmente, mientras que Weber se refiere en realidad a la que se conocia como Preufiische Seehandlung, un organismo estatal prusiano fundado en 1772 para fomentar el comercio exterior (117, 212, 163).
The credit institution has its origins in France, though banks for promoting industrial development were created earlier elsewhere, such as the Societe Generale in Brussels and the Seehandlung in Berlin [Landes, 2000, p.