Research resources for Brandeis University
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2015
Welcome to my Business Guide. The resources I have selected for this guide serve as a starting point for your research.
- Jason Bernard June 2014
Brandeis community access on and off campus:
- Morningstar (Lab Only)
Provides investors with information on over 6,000 stocks, 20,000 mutual funds and over 150 Exchange Traded Funds. In addition, it provides stock screening functions and portfolio analysis tools.
- Compustat Global
Contains non-U.S. and non-Canadian fundamental and market information on more than 33,900 active and inactive publicly held companies with annual data history from 1987.
- CRSP US Treasury Database
Coverage begins in 1925 for month-end data and in 1961 for daily data. Coverage ends in the last calendar year.
- The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
Provides background information on a wide variety of topics in Economics, Banking and Finance. Contains links to related sites and in-depth articles, making this an excellent place to begin research.
If you would like to browse a list of electronic resources that are related to business, try:
- Capital IQ
IBS Bloomberg Lab Only
- CRSP/Compustat Merged
- Global Insight DataInsight-Web
Note: I Recommend Firefox as it does not load properly with IE
- Thomson ONE
Reminder: Must use Internet Explorer 10. Pop-ups must be enabled.
Problems with IE11 and PDFs. Try this workaround:
Go to the menu bar and select Tools>Compatibility View Settings.
Check "display all websites" in Compatibility View. Close and reopen the browser.