WRDS provides access to important data sets in the fields of finance, accounting, banking, economics, management, marketing and public policy including:
- IBES/First Call
- Bureau van Dijk
- Global Insight
- OptionMetrics and more
Columbia faculty, PhDs, full-time Master’s students, research assistants and visiting scholars may request an account.
Additionally, there are seven terminals in the Watson Library that provide access to WRDS.