Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1932-1951 (2)--Original Data, 1947-1961 Source: Calculated By NBER By Dividing Series (Index Of Production Of Durable Manufactures) By Bls Unpublished Series On Manhours And Manhour Data Published By The Bls In Employment And Earnings.
This NBER data series m01301b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.
NBER Indicator: m01301b
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Output Per Manhour in Manufacturing Production, Durable Goods for United States [M0101BUSM070NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0101BUSM070NNBR, January 22, 2018.