Id the growth of the Atlantic economy cause the industrial revolution

Please use the readings to determine which side of
the argument you find most persuasive and the essay should be argumentative.

Readings:
O Brien, Patrick K. (1982).  European Economic Development: The Contribution of the Periphery,
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Economic History Review, 2nd series, Vol. 35, pp. 1-18. (JSTOR)
J.M. Blaut, The Colonizer s Model...
Selections from A. Smith, An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations,1776.
Findlay, R. (1990) The Triangular Trade and the Atlantic Economy of the 18th Century: Simple General-
Equilibrium Model, Essays in International Finance, No. 177, pp. 1-31.
Darity, William (1992).  A Model of  Original Sin : Rise of the West and Lag of the Rest, American
Economic Review, Vol. 82, No. 2, pp. 162-7. (JSTOR)
O Brien, P.K. and Engerman, S.L. (1992)  Exports and the growth of the British economy from the
Glorious Revolution to the Peace of Amiens in B.L. Solow, ed. Slavery and the Rise of the Atlantic System,
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.