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MSCM 5P03 Empirical Finance I

Information and data sources for investment research

Comprehensive Data Sources

Data Source / Platform

Access Notes

  Guides & Tutorials                                        

Bloomberg Professional (Bloomberg Terminal)

- Temporarily available remotely via Bloomberg Disaster Recovery

- Student accounts must be individually approved by the Associate Dean, Research of the GSB upon recommendation of their professor or advisor.

- Instructions for access are posted online. 

- Bloomberg Professional Research Guide
Datastream (not available)

- only accessible via Excel add-in

- 5 shared user IDs

- no off-campus access

- Datastream Professional Research Guide
S&P Capital IQ Platform

- access via website

- also has Excel add-in

- individual user IDs

- on & off-campus access

- Academic Resource Center (S&P Global Market Intelligence)
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

- via website 

- via programming software (SAS, R, etc.)

- individual user IDs

- on & off-campus access

- Wharton Research Data Services Research Guide

 

Accounting and Finance Databases

Open Data Sets