Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As 2 Variables: (1) Original Data, 1920-46; (2) Original Data, 1946-67. This Series Is The Sum Of (Commercial Building) And (Industrial Building). For Further Information See Introductory Notes On Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Data. 1946 Break Results From Census Revisions. Source: Dept. Of Commerce:"Construction Volume And Costs"; "Construction Reports, Construction Activity" (See Introductory Notes On Bls-Dept. Of Commerce Data)
This NBER data series m02174a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: m02174a
National Bureau of Economic Research, Private New Construction Activity, Business for United States [M0274AUSM398NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0274AUSM398NNBR, September 29, 2016.