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The economics of the Safavid was very good. This was because of there great location . They were located right on the Silk Road. The high quality prouducts were produced by the Safavids. One thing that was Persian rugs. This product was desired to have by westerner. Another products that was made and sold well was silk weavings. The silk weaving did well but not as well as the Persian rugs. The Safavids spent money to promot the Shi'it religion. The Safavids used grants of money and land to create a new class of wealthy religious aristocrats. Also the government spent money to making shrines and religious schools. The Safavid spent money one thing exspecially, that was gun powder.