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Plutocratic idea group events

Plutocratic idea group events[1] are the part of the idea group events which require to have unlocked the plutocratic idea group.

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Five years pulse eventsEdit

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 Noble Uprising

The nobility of $COUNTRY$ is up in arms over our decision to limit their privileges and have vowed to stop us. Perhaps we should have considered this before taking action.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Very well, crush them!

  (size 1) Noble rebels rise up in revolt in a random own province.
If the country has the   nobility estate,

  • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   rajputs estate,
    • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   marathas estate,
      • then the estate loses   10 loyalty.
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 Loss of Prestige

Strengthening the burghers and merchants at the cost of the gentry lessens our prestige in the eyes of the world. We are losing face, and risk becoming a nation of greedy moneygrubbers.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
What do we care?

The country:

  • loses   5 prestige.
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 Merchants Benefit

When the position of burghers and merchants is strengthened in a country, there will be more competent people available for state duty. Sometimes a country can benefit even from the talents of the common folk.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
One Great Man will serve us!

One of the following will happen:

  • 33% chance: The country gets access to a discounted   treasurer (level 2).[2]
  • 33% chance: The country gets access to a discounted   trader (level 2).[2]
  • 33% chance: The country gets access to a discounted   master of mint (level 2).[2]

If this country is the Emperor of China,

  • then it gains  5 meritocracy.
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 Minority Prospers

With their legal status guaranteed by our Bill of Rights, a minority is prospering under our rule.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • owns a province which has not the primary culture.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Good to see

A random own province which has not the primary culture gets the modifier “Minority Prospers” for 10 years with the following effect:

  •   +25% local tax modifier.
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 Backlash

Since we introduced the Bill of Rights many of our original ruling classes have been feeling marginalized, however rather than discuss it they seem to be staging a revolt.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • owns a province which:
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Why don't they just discuss this like gentlemen?

  (size 1) Noble rebels rise up in revolt in a random own province which has the same culture as the primary culture of its owner and does not have the same religion as its owner.
If the country has the   nobility estate,

  • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   rajputs estate,
    • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   marathas estate,
      • then the estate loses   10 loyalty.
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 People are disappearing

Since we have made it easier for the peasants to move around in search of better farming opportunities, it has, unfortunately, been more difficult to track them down when the army needs recruits.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Not ideal this

The country:

  • loses   manpower in the amount of 50% of the annual increase.
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 Losing control

With our new laws that tie the peasantry less firmly to the land, it seems that they are also getting strange new ideas about their precise role in the grand scheme of things.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
This is a worrying development

The country:

  • loses   1 stability.
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 Better Administration

By reining in the nobility in their ruthless exploitation of the peasantry, so called 'gentleman farmers' have become surprisingly common in the administration. This, in turn, has improved general conditions in our country.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Progress!

If the country is not primitive and has not enacted one of the highest tier government reforms

  • then it gains 15 government reform progress.
  • else if the country has   corruption,
    • then it loses   1 corruption
    • else it loses   2 inflation.
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 Our People Revel in Freedom

Our policy of allowing the common people freedom is paying off. It seems they are more content than usual.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Happy Populace”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
We rule wisely

The country gets the modifier “Happy Populace” for 10 years with the following effect:

  •   −5% stability cost modifier.

If the country has the   burghers estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   vaishyas estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   jains estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 Nobles Concerned

Our Nobility are concerned that our policy of allowing free subjects is interfering with their ability to flog their servants. It seems several dinner parties were ruined.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Increased Serfdom”.
  • does not have the modifier: “Increased Free Subjects”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Let them complain

The country:

  • loses   1 stability.

If the country has the   nobility estate,

  • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   rajputs estate,
    • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   marathas estate,
      • then the estate loses   10 loyalty.
 
Let us make some concessions

The country gets the modifier “Increased Serfdom” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   −10% morale of armies
  •   −10% stability cost modifier.

If the country has the   nobility estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   rajputs estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   marathas estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 Merchants pleased

Our merchants are prospering under our plutocratic policies, and they have therefore decided to send the state a small gift to remind us why this is good.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100
Modifiers:

The country:

  • has enabled at least 4 plutocratic ideas: ×1.05
  • has enabled at least 5 plutocratic ideas: ×1.05
  • has enabled at least 6 plutocratic ideas: ×1.05
  • has enabled 7 plutocratic ideas: ×1.05

 
We thank them for the gift

The country:

  • gains   25% of an annual income.

If the country has the   burghers estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   vaishyas estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   jains estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 Aristocrats concerned

Our aristocracy are concerned that our plutocratic policies are not giving them their proper due.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Increased Aristocracy”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Let them complain

The country:

  • loses   25 prestige.
 
Maybe we can give a little

The country gets the modifier “Increased Aristocracy” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   −10% cavalry cost
  •   −5% trade efficiency.

If the country has the   nobility estate,

  • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   rajputs estate,
    • then the estate loses   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   marathas estate,
      • then the estate loses   10 loyalty.
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 Mercenaries flock to the Standard

Mercenaries always follow the money and our plutocratic traditions make mercenary captains think the profit is here.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Mercenaries flocking to the standard”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Excellent!

The country gets the modifier “Mercenaries flocking to the standard” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   +50% available mercenaries.
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 For Freedom!

They come to take our most sacred liberties, they come for our very freedom. We will fight and yes we may die, but we will have the chance to tell our enemies that they may takes our lives but they will never take our freedom.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “For Freedom!”.
  • is at war.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Inspirational!

The country gets the modifier “For Freedom!” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   +10% morale of armies.

If the country has the   burghers estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   vaishyas estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   jains estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 Our Rights

We don't need to fight for our rights, the plutocratic principles of our government enshrine our rights and protect them. This is something worth standing for and worth cherishing.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Our Rights”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Brilliant News!

The country gets the modifier “Our Rights” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   −2 national unrest.

If the country has the   burghers estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   vaishyas estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   jains estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 In Defense of the Mercantile Interest

The Mercantile interest is the underpinning of the plutocratic ideal of our great republic. We must ensure that our laws properly defend the interests of our merchants from unfair foreign competition.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • has a   mercantilism of less than 95%.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
It is only right and proper

The country:

  • gains   2% mercantilism.
  • gains   0.5 corruption.

If the country has the   burghers estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country has the   vaishyas estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
    • else if the country has the   jains estate,
      • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 Agricultural Boom

Our farms are enjoying a boom in productivity, this in turn is giving a boost to all areas of our economy. This is good because there is more to tax.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • does not have the modifier: “Agricultural Boom”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Excellent!

The country gets the modifier “Agricultural Boom” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   +5% goods produced modifier.
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 Tolerance for all

Our government is making a special effort to make sure that people of different creeds are tolerated, as long as they have money.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • has a religious unity of less than 100%.
  • does not have the modifier: “Tolerance for all!”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
God is good!

The country gets the modifier “Tolerance for all!” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   +2 tolerance of heretics
  •   +2 tolerance of heathens.

If the country has the   dhimmi estate,

  • then the estate gains   10 loyalty,
  • else if the country is Muslim and has the   brahmins estate,
    • then the estate gains   10 loyalty.
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 To the Colors

With the war raging, patriots everywhere are flocking to the colors to ensure our proud republic is defended from the enemies of liberty everywhere.
 
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • has enabled the   plutocratic ideas.
  • is at war.
  • does not have the modifier: “To the colors!”.
Is triggered only by

the five year pulse.

Base weight: 100

 
Good!

The country gets the modifier “To the colors!” for 10 years with the following effects:

  •   +25% reinforce speed,
  •   +25% manpower recovery speed.


FootnotesEdit

  1. These events can be found in /Europa Universalis IV/events/ideagroups.txt.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 The Religion of this advisor depends on manifold conditions, the settings in the event code and further conditions in /Europa Universalis IV/common/scripted_effects/01_scripted_effects_for_advisors.txt.