Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here A 2 Variables-- (1)--Original Data, 1946-1961 (2)--Original Data, 1961-1969 Includes All Corporations, Excluding Banks, Savings And Load Associations, And Insurance And Investment Companies. The Break In Continuity Is Due To The Revised Method Of Estimates. For Further Details, See E. Fiedler,"Measures Of Credit Risk And Experience," (NBER, 1971), P. 213. Source: Calculated From "Working Capital Of U.S. Corporations, " Securities And Exchange Commission.
This NBER data series q09081b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 9 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter09.html.
NBER Indicator: q09081b
National Bureau of Economic Research, Current Ratio, Nonfinancial Corporations for United States [Q0981BUSQ156NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/Q0981BUSQ156NNBR, January 23, 2019.