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  1. Research data repository run by the British Columbia Research Libraries' Data Services. It contains SFTP access to data files such as Social survey files, DLI data, GIS datasets, and geospatial data.
  2. A custom table based on a 25% sample from the 2016 Canadian Census in Beyond 20/20 format containing aboriginal identity, age and sex excluding institutional residents of Canada, Provinces and Territories.
  3. Databases for regulated depository financial institutions. These databases provide accounting data for bank holding companies, commercial banks, savings banks, and savings and loans institutions. The data comes from required regulatory forms filed for supervising purposes.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  4. A tool to calculate stocks loading on various risk factors in a timely way. The tool is capable of handling monthly, weekly and daily rolling regression on common set of market risk factors.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  5. Contains standardized data for blockholders of 1,913 companies. Blockholders' data is reported by firm for the period 1996-2001.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  6. Real-time and historical information on bonds, equities, commodities, currencies and funds in international markets. Bloomberg also provides company and executive profiles, analysts' forecasts, and news on worldwide financial markets.

    Access to this database is restricted to current SFU faculty, staff, and students only.

    Access: Available at the standalone computer 1 on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  7. A statistical picture of the BC economy from 1961-1999 on a national accounts basis. Information on key economic processes such as production, income, capital formation, consumption and savings are translated into a consistent system of statistics, including measures of Gross Domestic Product by industry.
  8. Comprehensive financial information on companies across Europe with a focus on private company information. Includes company financials, directors, reports and accounts for listed companies, stock prices, detailed corporate structures, business and company-related news, M&A deals and rumours, and maps.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  9. Detailed reports on public and private insurance companies around the world. Each company report typically contains income statements and balance sheets, ratios, shareholder, and subsidiaries.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  10. Detailed information on listed, and major unlisted/delisted, companies around the world. Includes company financials, restated reports, ratings, regulatory filings, corporate actions and dividends, earnings estimates and buy/sell recommendations, directors and contacts, annual and interim reports, corporate and social responsibility documents, stock data, and corporate structures.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  11. The Canadian Census Analyser provides access to Canadian Census Data. It includes census tables with summary statistics for a variety of geographic levels, as well as microdata files with random samples of raw data.
  12. Detailed daily and monthly trading data for securities traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX); price and total return data for composite and sector-level TSX indices; annual risk premia for market returns compared to returns on corresponding Government securities.
  13. Please note, as of March 14th, access to CANSIM via the Statistics Canada website is currently unavailable. We will update this record when access is restored. Collection of time series covering a wide variety of social and economic aspects of Canadian life, via Statistics Canada.
  14. The CBOE (Chicago Board Options Exchange) Volatility Index® (VIX®) is a measure of market expectations of 30-day volatility conveyed by S&P 500 stock index option prices.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  15. Datasets collected every 5 years and a wide range of analysis, data, reference and geographical information about Canada from 1996 - present. Topics covered depend on the specific census, but may include: aboriginal peoples; age and sex; education; labour; population.
  16. Multiple databases and search and retrieval programs maintained by Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) at the University of Toronto. Data covered here includes the Canadian census, Canadian financial markets, and the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  17. Annual survey data on Canadian consumer behaviour, including readership of specific Canadian magazines and newspapers and usage of consumer products (categories, not brands) and services (e.g. financial or travel). The data can be cross-tabulated by demographic and psychographic factors. See Vividata Target Snapshot for some of the same data in a simpler, online interface.
    Access: Available at the standalone computers at Bennett and Belzberg Libraries.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  18. Executive compensation data on S&P1500 company officers, covering current, historic and total compensation, executive options and compensation of industry peers, and objective executive compensation data.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  19. Compustat North America and Compustat Global provide fundamentals and market data covering public companies in more than 80 countries. North American data includes income statements, balance sheets, and statements of cash flows.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  20. A wide ranging archive which collects annual data from many countries around the world, starting from 1815 to the present. Contains an extensive list of variables which can be analyzed and contrasted.
    Access: Available at standalone computer #2 on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  21. The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) provides access to daily and monthly security prices, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX, Arca and NASDAQ stock markets; and daily and monthly US indices data from 1925 - present.
  22. The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) provides access to security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ stock markets.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  23. A custom set of 5 tables from the NHS (National Health Survey).
  24. Deriving its source data from the Direction of Trade Statistics, the DOTS CD-ROM provides an easy-to-use interface for browsing the database, selecting series of interest, displaying the selected series in spreadsheet format, and saving the selected series for transfer to other software systems, such as Microsoft Excel.
    To access members only or restricted data, SFU students, faculty and staff must create an ICPSR account.
  25. Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF) data sets, each containing customer buying history for about 100,000 customers of nationally known catalog and non-profit database marketing businesses.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  26. The Dow Jones Averages are comprised of The Daily and Monthly Dow Jones Composite (DJA), as well as The Dow Jones Industrial (DJI), The Dow Jones Transportation (DJT), The Dow Jones Utility (DJU), The Dow 10, and The Dow 5.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  27. Industry norms (ratios) by asset range for industries. Data from 2001 to 2010 only. (available online via CHASS)
  28. Historical data on spot FX transactions (2004-Feb 2013 only).
    Access: Available at the standalone computer on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  29. A compilation of performance statistics and trends extrapolated from counts of articles published in scholarly journals and the citations to those articles. Essential Science Indicators can determine the influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in their field of study — as well as emerging research areas that could impact their work.
  30. Event studies create instant visualization of the effect of events. They are used to analyze the market reaction to firm specific and market-wide events using either returns or volume around the time when event occurred.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  31. Event studies using data read directly from CRSP stock databases or pre-extracted from any source. The Eventus system includes utility programs to convert calendar dates to CRSP trading day numbers, convert CUSIP identifiers to CRSP permanent identification numbers, and extract event study cumulative or compounded abnormal returns for cross-sectional analysis.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  32. Custom tabulation covering Experienced Labour Force Population: 15 years and over in Private Households by sex, age groups, industry and occupation for Canada, Provinces and Territories, 2016.
  33. Custom tabulation covering Experienced Labour Force Population aged 15 years and over excluding institutional residents by sex, age groups, and occupation for Canada and its Provinces and Territories for 2002 and 2006.
  34. The Fama-French Portfolios are constructed from portfolios formed on size and value. Returns from these portfolios are used to construct the Fama-French Factors. This dataset also includes the Pastor-Stambaugh Liquidity series and the Sadka Liquidity measures.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  35. Data related to food and agriculture around the world, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  36. Foreign Exchange rates for over 30 world currencies and trade-weighted indices and selected interest rates for U.S. Treasuries and private money market and capital market instruments.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  37. Delivers pre-calculated financial ratios for U.S. companies across eight different categories (Valuation, Liquidity, Profitability, and etc).
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  38. Detailed data on over 7500 investment funds based in Canada.
  39. Downloadable data for over 7500 active funds from almost 440 sponsor companies. Information includes fund status, type, RRSP indicators, sales/redemption charge, currency, dividend frequency, management fees, expense ratios, and percentage foreign invested.
  40. Historical intraday options data for all US listed equity options contracts: futures and index data (variable start dates present). Data timestamps: before July 1, 2008 by seconds; from July 1, 2008 by milliseconds
    Access: Contact Mark Bodnar (mbodnar@sfu.ca) for access.
  41. The I/B/E/S (Institutional Brokers Estimates System) contains international stock analysts' estimates of company financial performance and Buy/Hold/Sell recommendations.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  42. Annual averages of the components of the Political Risk Ratings (Table 3B) from the PRS Group covering 1984 to 2017.
  43. Annual statistics on competitiveness of nations. Countries are ranked based on economic performance, government efficiency, business efficiency and infrastructure. Based on time series data from the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook, published since 1989.
  44. Access to the International Monetary Fund's statistical databases, including International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment, Government Finance Statistics, and Direction of Trade Statistics.
  45. Published monthly since 1948, International Financial Statistics (IFS) is the International Monetary Funds principal statistical publication and is the standard source for all aspects of international and domestic finance. This resource is updated frequently. Use IFS (on CD) at the Bennett Standalone computer for advanced queries for coverage from 1948-2016.
  46. Published monthly since 1948, International Financial Statistics (IFS) is the International Monetary Funds principal statistical publication and is the standard source for all aspects of international and domestic finance. This resource is current to 2016 and allows researchers to perform more complex queries then the web-based version.
    Please use the web-based version for current data.
    Access: Available at the standalone computer beside the Bennett Reference Desk.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  47. A central repository and dissemination service for machine-readable social science data. ICPSR supplies social science data files for use with statistical software, such as SAS or SPSS.
    To access members only or restricted data, SFU students, faculty and staff must create an ICPSR account.
  48. Contains accounting data for regulated depository financial institutions, such as bank holding companies, commercial banks, savings banks, and savings and loans institutions. The daily stock market indicators are obtained from NYSE TAQ data.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  49. Datasets from over 60 surveys on Canadian culture, politics, and society, covering up to 2017.
  50. Product sales, pricing, and promotion data; and consumer panel data for 30 product categories in 47 U.S. markets. Coverage from 2001-2005 only.
    Authorized users must read and sign a non-disclosure agreement before receiving a copy of the data from the Research Data Library. Support for using the data will be provided by the publisher (IRI).
    Access: Request from Research Data Librarian (cgraebne@sfu.ca)
  51. Point-of-sale information from more than 11,300 grocery stores in the USA, as well as some 7,500 drug stores. Data from 1983-1997 only.

    SymphonyIRI Data is provided solely for authorized internal Educational purposes and may not be used for any other purpose or disclosed to any third party. You may not use SymphonyIRI data in any publication or external research papers without SymphonyIRI's express written consent.

    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.

  52. Impact factor and other ranking information about scholarly journals. Presents quantifiable statistical data that provides a systematic evaluation of leading journals and their impact and influence in the research community.
  53. Quantitative performance data on live Hedge funds and graveyard funds. Content coverage is 1977-2014.
  54. The chemical structures and physical data of currently known thermotropic liquid crystals.
    Access: Available at the standalone computer on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  55. Information on over 64,000 publicly-traded companies and 275 million private companies from 225 countries. Advanced search options for the same data is available through the ORBIS database.
  56. The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) is the primary regulator of the US municipal security market. The trades represent transactions by investors and dealers in the over-the-counter market for municipal securities issued by municipal entities, including states, counties, cities and special tax districts.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  57. A data discovery tool that provides researchers with the ability to search for survey questions and variables across hundreds of datasets held in a number of collections. NESSTAR supports basic tabulation and analysis online, and allows for the downloading of most datasets into statistical software for further analysis.
    Off-campus access is not available. Please use Nesstar WebView (Statistics Canada) for off-campus access.
  58. A data discovery tool that provides researchers with the ability to search for survey questions and variables across hundreds of datasets held in a number of collections. NESSTAR supports basic tabulation and analysis online, and allows for the downloading of most datasets into statistical software for further analysis.
  59. Source of historical price and implied volatility data for the US equity and index options markets.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  60. Option and equity level indicators derived from underlying option pricing data.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  61. Information on over 64,000 publicly-traded companies and 275 million private companies from 225 countries. Basic search options for the same data is available through the MINT Global database.
  62. Access to closing quote, trade and security reference data for securities trading on the OTCQX, OTCQB, and OTC Pink Marketplaces.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  63. Census data from 1981-2006 for Canada, the Provinces, and all Census Subdivisions.
    Access: Available at the standalone computer at Bennett Library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  64. Purchasing power parity and national income accounts converted to international prices, covers 190 countries for some or all of the years 1950-2000. The WRDS interface offers more background information, but fewer download options than CHASS (this one).
  65. National income accounts-type of variables converted to international prices, allowing for income comparisons among countries.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  66. Data on firms Total q ratio (an improved Tobins q proxy) and the replacement cost of firms intangible capital.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  67. The PHLX is a primary marketplaces for the trading of stocks, equity options, index options and currency options.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  68. Over 365,000 entries of inorganic diffraction data for crystals and powders. A collection of inorganic materials, produced in a standardized format that can be rapidly searched for unknown phase identification.
    Access: Available at the standalone computer on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  69. Datasets from a variety of American sources in the public domain, converted into a consistent format. Sources include: Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) and Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS).
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  70. Detailed index covering organic and inorganic chemistry. Includes patents. Provides access to chemical reactions and physical, chemical and bioactivity data.
  71. Data on firms' R&D productivity, based on research quotients, the percentage increase in revenue from a 1% increase in R&D.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  72. Collection of teaching datasets and instructional guides covering a range of research methods. By picking a dataset and working through the accompanying guides, students can learn data analysis by practicing themselves.
  73. Tool to measure the quality and impact of research projects - access to the research performance of 4,600 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide. SciVal helps assess an institution's research performance from a variety of perspectives in order to establish, execute and evaluate strategies based on reliable evidence.
    Users must create an account to use SciVal. Users can also login with their ScienceDirect account credentials.
  74. Microdata Analysis and Subsetting provides interactive access to a growing list of selected microdata files via SDA (Survey Documentation and Analysis) software. Many of the micro-data files that are available via the Data Liberation Initiative (DLI ) from Statistics Canada can be used via SDA. SDA access is based on SPSS and is used in a web browser thus eliminating the need for SPSS on the desktop.
  75. Data from the SEC mandated public disclosure of order execution and routing practices. Market centers that trade national market system securities disclose information concerning their quality of executions on a stock-by-stock basis. Coverage is 2000-2005.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  76. Global financial intelligence with an array of tools for analysis. Access deep company and industry research, view market snapshots for indices, mutual funds, futures, options, currencies, and commodities, and view profiles on private and public company executives, board members and investment professionals.
    SFU students, faculty and staff must register with a valid SFU email address in order to access S & P Capital IQ.
    Strongly recommend that users register and complete the registration from on campus.
    Access to S&P Capital IQ is restricted to current students, faculty and staff at Simon Fraser University.
  77. An integrated spectral database system for organic compounds. Includes 6 different types of spectra under a directory of the compounds.
  78. Access to aggregate data using the Beyond 20/20 platform. Researchers accessing the data will be able to view and manipulate .ivt files via the Web without having to install any additional software.
  79. Financial & economic data on companies, commodities, countries, markets, and industries, and analytic and charting tools.
    Access: Eikon + Datastream access guide.
    Available in selected locations at each SFU campus. Click here for details.
  80. Data from the 13(f) Institutional Holdings (CDA/Spectrum s34) of all US investment companies with more than $100 million. Note: SFU does not subscribe to the other Thomson data sets (Mutual Funds and Insiders) available within WRDS.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  81. Historical intraday options data for all US listed equity options contracts: trades and quotes (2011-2015). Data timestamps: before July 1, 2008 by seconds; from July 1, 2008 by milliseconds.
    When borrowing these disks, please copy the data. Please DO NOT unzip the compressed files directly from the disk. The library does not have any back ups for this set of data.
    Access: Contact Mark Bodnar (mbodnar@sfu.ca) for access.
  82. Historical intraday options data for all US listed equity options contracts: trades only (2004-2015). Data timestamps: before July 1, 2008 by seconds; from July 1, 2008 by milliseconds.
    Access: Contact Mark Bodnar (mbodnar@sfu.ca) for access
  83. Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine (TRACE) consolidates transaction data for all eligible corporate bonds - investment grade, high yield and convertible debt. The information collected and disseminated for all publicly traded corporate bonds by TRACE includes the time of execution, price, yield, and volume.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  84. Intraday trade and quote data from NYSE, AMEX,Nasdaq and NMS. Includes access to Monthly TAQ (time stamped to the second) from 1997-2014 and Daily TAQ (time stamped to the millisecond) from September 2003-present.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  85. The United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database is depository of detailed imports and exports statistics from 1962 - present.
  86. Collection of data relevant for the analysis of world trade, investment and development, compiled by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Coverage includes foreign direct investment; export and import structure by product and by regions of origin and destination; volumes and terms of trade indices; and commodity prices and relevant indices;
  87. Industrial statistics at the 3-digit level of Revision 2 of the International Standard Industrial classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC). All value data are originally stored in national currency values at current prices. The system allows for data conversion from national currency into current U.S. dollars using the average period exchange rates as given in the IMF International Financial Statistics (IFS) under series rf
    Access: Available at standalone computer #2 on the third floor of the Bennett library.
    Reserve/book time: You can book or reserve time on the computer in the Bennett library on Burnaby Mountain which runs this resource by clicking here.
  88. Survey data on print and digital media exposure, product usage (including brand-level information), lifestyles, and attitudes of Canadian consumers. Coverage includes a wide range of consumer product and service sectors, such as personal care, travel, apparel, finance, leisure, beverages, etc., as well as the readership of specific Canadian magazines and newspapers.
    Vividata requires your email address to allow you to export any charts, or reports; as these exports will be sent to the email address you provide.
  89. This statistical database brings together detailed quarterly public sector debt data of selected developing /emerging market countries. Developed by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
  90. Time series data on a variety of topics, produced by The World Bank.
  91. Country total return indices (with dividends). 40+ countries. Daily and monthly frequencies.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  92. Datasets in the fields of finance, accounting, and economics, such as Compustat, CRSP, and NYSE TAQ. Current SFU faculty members and graduate students are eligible for WRDS accounts.
  93. Datasets in the fields of finance, accounting, and economics, such as Compustat, CRSP, and NYSE TAQ. SFU undergraduate students should use this access option. SFU faculty members or graduate students who don't want individual WRDS accounts may also use this option.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  94. Platform for a variety of datasets in the fields of finance, accounting, banking and economics.
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