Guilds controlled the prices. Everyone in the guild (which ... to charge the same prices for the same goods. So guilds could charge higher prices, and more profit was made.
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 13/12/2007
The Romans already had guilds. A guild is somewhat like a labor union...it certainly was a kind of consumer protection. Guilds operated in towns, not nationwide...
3 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 07/02/2009
... I will: a) Suggest that you check Wikipedia under GUILD or GUILDS and read the entire article. Your answer is there...
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 04/10/2008