Wharton Research Data Services' (WRDS) powerful research platform provides unparalleled access to global financial data, analytics, research tools, and insight into the latest innovations in academic research.
►Classroom by WRDS is a teaching toolkit designed specifically for faculty who are introducing finance and business concepts in the classroom. Learn More>>
► Analytics by WRDS – a variety of powerful analytics tools to support researchers. Get more out of your data with less effort. Learn More>>
►WRDS global reach now extends to 400+ schools in 30+ countries – supporting 50,000+ researchers. In addition, WRDS supports 30+ government and corporate clients.
Monthly bond characteristics and returns from cleaned TRACE and Mergent FISD data. Returns using different alternative definitions. Also provides a linking table tracing bonds and linking to same company’s equity.
Measure the impact on the value of a firm resulting from an event — instant visualization of the effect of events on stock returns. Suite includes three versions of Event Studies: U.S. Daily, International Daily and U.S. Intraday. Users can upload own event files or rely on Key Development and RavenPack database for firm events.
WRDS has partnered with Calcbench to create original datasets derived from the footnotes of SEC filings. Yield a direct line into the SEC’s corporate financial data repository. Access Calcbench Sample Data>>
Clarivate Healthcare Data
Coming Soon— Enable impactful research with the world's most comprehensive suite of Life Sciences data.
Research and analyze community growth and market trends with Residential Historical Data and Historic Business Data. Interactive Visualizations:View the breadth and depth of Infogroup data using SAS Visual Analytics >> Access Infogroup Sample Data>>
Prescriber Checkup data includes Medicare Part D, offering a detailed look at individual providers' prescribing habits. Dollars for Docs data covers nearly $6.25 billion in medical industry payments made to more than 800,000 physicians in the U.S. Access ProPublica Sample Data>>
Enhance quantitative research with data derived from traditional and social media. RavenPack analyzes unstructured content from thousands of publications to extract information on named entities and financially-relevant events in the public eye. Access RavenPack Sample Data>>
Events from RavenPack : Analyze the Intraday Second-by-Second equity return reaction to corporate and macro-economic news events provided by RavenPack News Analytics database >>
Coming Soon— Get sector intelligence on industries essential to the global economy -- covering 6,500 public companies and 50,000 private firms worldwide.
Coming Soon— Comprehensive earnings information for all listed companies in Japan.
WRDS Enables Impactful Research
Elevates the impact and credibility of your research and academic program. The best and most cited financial research is changing policy and practice at firm, regulatory, and national levels, and demonstrating the value of the institutions and researchers who conduct it.
Attracts and retains leading faculty and thought leaders by showing that your institution is committed to providing best-in-class research tools that can be applied to the classroom and the boardroom.
Drives impact with high integrity data sources, a flexible research computing platform, doctoral-level research support, and analytics tools that enable comprehensive and authoritative research.
Improving research efficiency and speed by as much as 40%, WRDS reduces time to data discovery, analysis, and publication.
Gain the recognition needed in today's competitive academic landscape. The best financial research is changing policy and practice at firm, regulatory and national levels, and demonstrating the value of the institutions and researchers who conduct it.
Make sure your academic program is making its mark with impact-driven research.
WRDS Research Paper Series (RPS) – a searchable repository of all papers submitted to SSRN that cite WRDS in their work. This RPS will elevate a researchers’ visibility, increase their Eigenfactor® score (SSRN's weighted measure of an author's citations), and build a specialized research base for others to explore easily, thereby rapidly advancing the sharing of knowledge. View Abstracts>>
WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award Honoring Emerging Business Schools
Three Winners will be selected annually from the WRDS RPS for North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions. Learn more >>