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The worldwide Diamond undefined: Economics and improvement brings jointly a set of papers protecting numerous elements of the diamond together with economics, legislation, background, sociology and improvement throughout volumes.
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These ties facilitated exchange of commodities, capital, and information. As Francesca Trivellato has shown for the seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Sephardim based in Livorno, these diasporas did not operate in a vacuum. 56 The Rodrigues d’Evora dynasty is an example of such a New Christian merchant family with a worldwide network centred in Antwerp. In the late sixteenth century, Manuel Rodrigues d’ Evora settled in Antwerp, where he traded in pepper and spice. His son Simão established a trading company in Antwerp with his son-in-law Francisco.
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