Using WRDS

wrdslogo

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is a data research platform and business intelligence tool, which is used by over 30,000 corporate, academic, government and nonprofit clients in 32 countries. It offers data in fields such as Accounting, Banking, Economics, Finance, and Marketing.

HEC holds a subscription to the following databases, with many more available upon request. Each subscription is valid for a year.

  • Bank Regulatory
  • Blockholders
  • Bureau van Dijk
  • CBOE Indexes
  • COMPUSTAT
  • CRSP
  • CUSIP
  • DMEF Academic Data
  • Dow Jones
  • Eventus
  • FDIC
  • Fama French & Liquidity Factors
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • GMI Ratings (Formerly CorpLib)
  • IBES
  • Markit (Trial)
  • PHLX
  • Penn World Tables
  • Risk Metrics
  • SEC Order Execution
  • TRACE
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Zacks (Trial)

Alongside access to this data, WRGS offers a variety of tools and programmes to facilitate and advance your searches, such as:

  • E-Learning

Capture d’e´cran 2014-04-22 a` 16.18.46

  • Consumer Support and explanation

Capture d’e´cran 2014-04-22 a` 16.20.28

  • Research assistance macros, guides, applications and data overviews

 

To access WRDS, a preliminary registration via the WRDS website is needed, which must then be validated by the library service.

Access to this platform is reserved for HEC Paris professors, PhD students, specialized masters, and masters of Science (M2 – Majors)

For more information, please contact the library.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s