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The Economies of Hellenistic Societies, Third to First Centuries BC$
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Zosia Archibald, John K. Davies, and Vincent Gabrielsen

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199587926

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587926.001.0001

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The Impact of War on the Economy of Hellenistic Poleis

The Impact of War on the Economy of Hellenistic Poleis

Demand Creation, Short-Term Influences, Long-Term Impacts

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(p.122) 6 The Impact of War on the Economy of Hellenistic Poleis
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The Economies of Hellenistic Societies, Third to First Centuries BC
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Angelos Chaniotis

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587926.003.0006

This chapter examines the impact of war on the Hellenistic economy. It addresses three specific questions: In what sense did Hellenistic warfare create economic demands? How did Greek poleis respond to these demands? How did the economy of the poleis adjust itself to the impact of war?

Keywords:   warfare, Hellenistic economy, economic impact, Greek poleis, economic demands

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