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The European states encountered significant shifts of power in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries Those that succeeded were the ones that created potent central political supremacy Among them were France and England However after the war of Spanish succession there was a need for economic recovery The English political unity allows Robert Walpole to advance economic recovery while Cardinal Fleury lacked the cooperation of Frances political power to implement economic ascendancy This allowed England to become a dominant power in the eighteenth century Europe as France loses its central unity and becomes decentralized The failure of the Mississippi Company and the south sea company to stimulate economic recovery resulted in solicitous reconsideration In France Cardinal Flerry as a pragmatist worked to block the political ambition and capacity of the nobilities However without the cooperation of the French King Louis XI Fleury wasnt able to efficiently manage the influx of power in the aristocracy This only resulted in a division in the Central government To manage the economy Fleury enforces bourgeois businesses which gave France temporary recovery Laws bank a useful institution was dissolved as a repercussion o the Mississippi company failure Thereafter France lacked an adequate banking system Much of the French War debt was repudiated This would only hurt the bourgeois because they invested most heavily in the Mississippi stock It also discourages people from lending money to the state which would hurt Frenchs revenue Nor was much accomplished towards the reform of taxation Fleury was never able to draw sufficient tax revenue from the nobilities and the church All of this would hurt Frances money based economy that was heavily dependant on the economic support of the Bourgeois With France lacking adequate revenue and repudiating its debts The Bourgeois became dissatisfied with the government combined with the increasing power of the aristocracy while lacking a strong king all this decentralized France and acted as a catalyst for the French Revolution On the
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