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CRSP (The Center for Research in Security Prices)

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CRSP is one of the most important databases for financial industry and academia. It mainly includes CRSP 1925 US Stock Database, CRSP 1925 US Indices Database,  CRSP/COMPUSTAT Merged Database, Daily & Monthly CRSP US Treasury Database, CRSP Survivor-Bias-Free US Mutual Fund Database, CRSP/Ziman Daily/Monthly Real Estate Database Series, CRSP/Ziman Monthly Real Estate Database Series.

CRSP uses the WRDS platform, please apply for WRDS account first. For access problem, please contact yuzhou@phbs.pku.edu.cn

Steps for WRDS account application:
1, enter <http://wrds-web.wharton.upenn.edu>;
2, choose “Register” or click on “Register for a WRDS Account”;
3, complete the online application form;
4, after your application is approved, an email will be sent to your registered email address to lead you through the WRDS account setting;
5, log on WRDS;
6, read WRDS Terms of Use;
7, use WRDS.