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WRDS Training for BRPs and ARPs for Cass Postgraduates

WRDS training

If your project topic requires that you gather data from a dataset in WRDS and you are struggling to find it, this is the training session for you. Cass PhD student Robin Tietz will be delivering a workshop collecting data from Compustat, CRSP and IBES. This is a key opportunity to learn how to gather the data for your project, so please bring your questions with you to the lecture.

This session will cover:

  • What data WRDS covers, with particular attention to Compustat, CRSP and IBES
  • Example Exercises
  • Where to get help
  • Time for you to ask questions about issues you've had using WRDS

Set up a WRDS Account in advance

Visit https://wrds-web.wharton.upenn.edu/wrds/?register=1 to register for a WRDS account. Getting set up can take up to two working days.

If you have any questions about this session please contact Samantha Halford, your research librarian, samantha.halford.1@city.ac.uk.

Date:
Thursday 14 June 2018
Time:
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
1001 - Computer Studio (35)
Campus:
Cass Library Services
Categories:
  Cass Postgraduates     Database workshop  
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Samantha Halford