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Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

Name of Database Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)
Source From more than 150 academic institutions
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Access

For current NTU Staff & Students Only.

When you log into WRDS, input your NTU email account; you will be emailed a link to access WRDS at Day Pass access.

To request individual access to WRDS datasets, please email Prof Charlie Charoenwong, Charlie@pmail.ntu.edu.sg, or Prof Chang Xin, CHANGXIN@ntu.edu.sg, in the Finance Department using your NTU email account; you must also include your supervisor or department head in your request. Log in using the Individual Account access.
Brief Notes

Provides standardized extraction of time series data from:

AuditAnalytics
Bank Regulatory
Blockholders
Bureau van Dijk
CBOE Indexes
Compustat - Capital IQ
CRSP
CSMAR
CUSIP
DMEF Academic Data
Dow Jones
Event Study by WRDS
Eventus
Factset
Fama French & Liquidity Factors
Federal Reserve Bank
GSIOnline
IBES
ISS (formerly RiskMetrics)
ISSM
MFLINKS
MSCI (formerly KLD and GMI)
MSRB
OTC Markets
Penn World Tables
PHLX
Public
RepRisk
Research Quotient
SEC Order Execution
TAQ
Thomson Reuters
TRACE

Database Description

Can download to .csv, Excel, SAS, STATA and SPSS.

Data Type Time series, Statistics
Subjects/Topic Coverage

Accounting, Banking, Economics, Finance, Insurance, Management and Marketing

Concurrent Users
Unlimited
Updates When available
Save Option Yes
Print Option No
RSS Feeds No
Weblogs No
Podcast No
Additional Notes

 

Guide

To get started with WRDS, click on the RESEARCH tab to get replicated research applications, SAS macros, research guides, summaries of the data, and sample programs.

You can also start by clicking on SUPPORT or Help me find my data.

Within each dataset, click on Dataset List, Manuals and Overviews or FAQs to get the descriptions of the variables, manuals for the data, and answers to common questions.

Learn to use WRDS at E-LEARNING.

Maintained by Balbindar Kaur Dhaliwal
Last Modified 21/04/2016
If you have any queries, please email askalibrarian@ntu.edu.sg.

Copyright 2008