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Description: Tracks executive compensation in S&P 1000 firms.

Top executives' salary, bonus, and stock option data since 1992 is available. The database also has company-specific financial statement information to supplement the compensation data.

In WRDS, click on COMPUSTAT and then on Execucomp under Compustat Quarterly Updates.

Content Type: Company Financials & Filings, Biographies, WRDS

Subject: Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation


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