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Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

An overview of the WRDS platform and available data sets.

What is WRDS?

The Wharton Research Data Service (also known as WRDS) is an Internet-based business data research service from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. WRDS provides access to a number of empirical data sets used by business and economics researchers such as Compustat, CRSP, and IBES. For a summary of available datasets see:


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