Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is the leading, comprehensive, Internet-based data research service used by academic, government, non-profit institutions, and corporate firms. WRDS manages the data and delivers it in a seamless, unified, and consistent form. WRDS provides the user with one location to access over 200 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Finance, Marketing, and Economics.
WRDS provides flexible data delivery options, including executing research and strategy development on the WRDS computing cloud.
Access to WRDS is limited to the following:
Request an account by clicking the Register tab on the WRDS login screen. You will receive a confirmation email once your account has been approved, but this process will take a few days.
In addition to these resources, you may also be eligible to access the variety of databases maintained by the Walton College. This website has access directions or if you need further assistance, please reach out to your Business Librarian.