WRDS - Wharton Research Data Services

WRDS provides access to financial data, accounting figures as well as banking and management information. CBS students and staff must register to get access.

WRDS - Wharton Research Data Services

WRDS provides access to financial data, accounting figures as well as banking and management information. CBS students and staff must register to get access.

WRDS contents

Financial data, accounting figures, banking and management information. Data are pulled from a variety of databases and data sets but can be accessed from a common web interface.

Among the resources available through WRDS are COMPUSTAT, CRSP, OptionMetrics and Boardex.

CBS students and staff must register to get access to WRDS.

How to register with WRDS

CBS students and staff only.

Fill in the form "Register" (please make sure that all fields are filled in correctly): https://wrds-www.wharton.upenn.edu/register/

  1. ”Subscriber”: Select Copenhagen Business School
  2. ”User Type”: If you are a student, select "Masters Student"
  3. Fill in name, e-mail address (CBS e-mail address is mandatory), user name etc.
  4. When you register, you accept the WRDS ”Terms of Use”

Within a few days, you will receive a confirmation that you can start using WRDS.

Two-factor authentication

For security reasons, WRDS will introduce two-factor authentication, when you log into the database.

You can find more detailed information via these links:

Contact
Erik Sonne, es.lib@cbs.dk
Søren Madsen, sm.lib@cbs.dk

WRDS  facts

Period Depends on data set
Geography The world
Provider Wharton Research Data Service

 

The page was last edited by: CBS Library // 11/17/2022

ACCESS THE DATABASE

Register to get username and password.
Registration is only available to CBS students and staff.