Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
When Rates Changed During A Month NBER Weighted Each Rate By The Number Of Days It Was In Effect. On December 29, 1923 The Rate Changed From 90% To 10% For Gold Mark Paper Only. The December Figure Presented Here Is Based On The 90% Rate; January 1924 Marks The Beginning Of The 10% Gold Mark Period. Source: Data For 1876-1925: Die Reichsbank, 1876-1910 Edition, Pp. 196-197; 1901-1925 Edition, Pp. 90-91. Data For 1925-1934: Verwaltung Bericht Der Reichsbank. Data For 1935: Wirtschaft Und Statistik. Data For 1936-1938: Annual Report Of The Federal Reserve Board, 1936, P. 121; And Successive Issues.
This NBER data series m13015 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 13 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter13.html.
NBER Indicator: m13015
National Bureau of Economic Research, Official Bank Discount Rate for Germany [M13015DEM156NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M13015DEM156NNBR, April 29, 2017.