Effects of the Embargo Act of 1807?


Some of the effects of the Embargo Act of 1807 include a huge drop in commerce from over seas. This also caused some people to lose their jobs, but increased the value of much of the factory inventory that would have been shipped. The Embargo was a failure in that it did not destroy the economy of Britain or France.
Q&A Related to "Effects of the Embargo Act of 1807?"
The effects of the Embargo Act of 1807 are; 1. American ships were no longer allowed to sail to foreign ports. 2. the act closed American ports to British ships.
The Embargo Act of 1807 backfired, and the American people suffered.
The Embargo Act of 1807 was a law passed at the behest of president Thomas Jefferson to protect American shipping. Jefferson had inherited a serious foreign policy problem from his
No, not quite. England and France both heavily relied on the United States to get their raw materials. So, in cutting off exports, he hopes that England and France would come to respect
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