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WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)

Learn how to access and use WRDS at NYU Libraries.

View NYU's subscriptions in WRDS

Subscriptions as of September 2021

Notes:

  • The below lists are only updated once a year in early September. They are reproduced here only to enhance end-user discovery of WRDS datasets via the open web.
  • Please refer directly to the WRDS interface (links above) for confirmation of NYU's current subscription status for any given dataset.
  • NYU does not necessarily subscribe to all sub-modules within the below datasets.
  • For descriptions, dataset lists, manuals and overviews, FAQs, and customer support related to the below datasets, please consult the WRDS interface.

Subscribed:

  • Bank Regulatory
  • Beta Suite by WRDS
  • Blockholders
  • CBOE Indexe
  • Compustat - Capital IQ
  • Contributed Data
  • CRSP
  • CSMAR
  • DMEF Academic Data
  • Dow Jones
  • Efficient Frontier by WRDS
  • Event Study by WRDS
  • Fama French & Liquidity Factors
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Financial Ratios Suite by WRDS
  • IBES*
  • IHS Global Insight
  • Infogroup
  • Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)
  • Intraday Indicators by WRDS
  • IRI
  • Linking Suite by WRDS
  • Lipper Hedge Fund Database (TASS)
  • Macro Finance Society
  • Markit
  • Mergent FISD
  • MFLINKS
  • MSRB
  • Nastraq
  • Option Suite by WRDS
  • OTC Markets
  • Penn World Tables
  • Peters and Taylor Total Q
  • PHLX
  • Public
  • Refinitiv ESG (a.k.a. ASSET4)
  • Research Quotient
  • SEC Order Execution
  • TAQ
  • Thomson Reuters
  • TRACE
  • World Indices by WRDS
  • Worldscope
  • WRDS Bond Returns
  • WRDS Factors
  • WRDS TR 13-F Stock Ownership

Stern faculty and PhDs have access to IBES Guidance data via FTP (not via WRDS). Contact the Stern Center for Research Computing to access.

Not Subscribed:

  • 2iQ
  • American Hospital Association
  • AuditAnalytics
  • B Impact Assessment
  • BoardEx**
  • Bureau van Dijk
  • Bureau van Dijk Legacy
  • Calcbench
  • CENTRIS
  • Clarivate Analytics
  • Classroom
  • Comscore
  • CUSIP
  • ETF Global
  • Eurekahedge
  • Eventus
  • Factset
  • FTSE/Russell
  • GovPX
  • GSIOnline
  • Healthbase
  • Hedge Fund Research (HFR)
  • IMS – SK&A
  • ISSM
  • ktMINE
  • Levin
  • LSPD
  • Option Metrics
  • Morningstar CISDM
  • MSCI (formerly KLD and GMI)
  • PACAP
  • Preqin
  • ProPublica
  • RavenPack News Analytics
  • RentBureau
  • RepRisk
  • Sustainalytics
  • Toyo Keizai
  • WCAI
  • WRDS SEC Analytics Suite
  • WRDS Insiders
  • WRDS Internal
  • Zacks

** Stern faculty and PhDs have access to BoardEx via the Stern Center for Research Computing. Contact their team to access the Excel files via FTP.

For Faculty: Subscribing to New Datasets via WRDS

Trials and Pricing: If you are a faculty member or PhD with funding and are interested in one of the above datasets, use WRDS' "Contact WRDS Support" form (after logging in) to inquire about a trial, data sample, and pricing. Typically, individual NYU scholars, schools, departments, and programs fund subscriptions to data via WRDS.

Annual Subscriptions vs. One-Time Pulls: WRDS only sells annual contracts to datasets via their interface. If you require a one-time, custom data pull for your research, consider reaching out directly to the original data provider - not WRDS - for a price quote. (Vendors typically charge by the data point or row, so be sure to share with them the scope of your data needs.) One-time, custom purchases are often much more more cost effective than an annual contract.