Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Source: Data Were Derived From First Differences Of Series (Manufacturers' Inventories, Nondurable Goods Industries). Data For December 1938-1946 Were Lowered To The Level Of Data For 1947-1964 By The Ratio 0.88243. 0.88243. There Is No Change In The Level For Following Years.
This NBER data series m05117 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 5 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter05.html.
NBER Indicator: m05117
National Bureau of Economic Research, Change in Manufacturers' Inventories, Nondurable Goods Industries for United States [M05117USM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M05117USM144NNBR, August 29, 2016.