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Liabilities of Business Failures, Manufacturing Companies for United States

1939-12: 5.90 Millions of Dollars  
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M0934BUSM144NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 3:04 PM CDT
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Series Is Presented Here As Three Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1984-1938 (2)--Original Data, 1934-1939 (3)--Original Data, 1939-1948. In September, 1938 The Separate Classification Of Reorganization Cases Was Discontinued, Subsequent To Elimination Of Paragraph 77-B From The National Bankruptcy Act, And The Data Were Revised Accordingly Back To June, 1934 (See Dun'S Statistical Review, February, 1939). This Segment Ends Due To A Revision Of March 1940, Effected By Change To A More Complete Coverage Of Voluntary Discontinuances With Losses To Creditors And Of Small Failures Not Previously Covered By Dun And Bradstreet (See Source, March, 1940). Source: Data For 1934-August, 1937: Survey Of Current Business, December 1938; Data For September, 1937-1939: Dun And Bradstreet, Inc., Dun'S Statistical Review.

This NBER data series m09034b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 9 at

NBER Indicator: m09034b

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Liabilities of Business Failures, Manufacturing Companies for United States [M0934BUSM144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, November 30, 2015.

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