About this Database
Platform hosting financial, accounting, banking, economics, management, marketing, and public policy databases accessible through a single interface. WRDS is a web-based business data research service from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Strengths include deep archives of historical data, a common web interface for access to all WRDS databases, and a variety of output file formats.
Harvard University faculty, students (including MBA students) and researchers can request a WRDS account.
WRDS accounts are not provided or available for access during the summer or extended semester breaks.
See WRDS Cloud documentation for details on connecting via SSH to run programs in SAS, Python, R, or Stata.
WRDS has upgraded account security by utilizing Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) by Duo Security. How to Log In to WRDS Using WRDS 2FA by Duo
American Hospital Association Survey Databases Bank Regulatory Database BoardEx Capital IQ - Identifiers Capital IQ Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index ComScore Compustat DealScan Dow Jones Averages & Total Return Indexes Eventus Execucomp Fama-French Portfolios and Factors Federal Reserve Bank Reports GovPX Institute for the Study of Security Markets (ISSM) Institutional Shareholder Services (formerly RiskMetrics) MFLINKS MSCI GMI Ratings Mergent Fixed Income Securities Database OptionMetrics Ivy DB Orbis Refinitiv ESG Russell US Equity Indexes SDC Platinum - Securities Data Company Sustainalytics TRACE - OTC Corporate Bond Transaction Data Thomson Reuters Ownership Databases Trades and Quotes - TAQ Voting Analytics Data Worldscope