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::: Data

CRC 649 data resources are made available to all interested researchers in the context of our guest researcher program. Introductory information about our guest researcher program is available here.

In order to use the resources of the Databases a vaild RDC account is necessary. To attain one please refer to Guests of the CRC 649

A further selection of links to freely accessable data sources on the internet is available here.

::: Data sources

The Research Data Center (RDC) provides all staff and guests researchers of the CRC 649 with access to a multitude of databases. A preliminary overview is available with the help of the following table.

Application for an account for data at the CRC 649

Freely available databases:

Data source Description
Experimental DataThese datasets were provided by Subprojects
A6, A12, C10 and FEEL - Finance and Economics Experimental Laboratory, Xiamen University
MD*BaseA collection of freely available datasets and experiment data used in publications of CRC 373 and CRC 649. 

Commercial databases (restricted access):

Data sourceDescription
Center for Research in Security Prices
Mutual Funds and 1925er Annual Stocks
  Scheduler 1
  Scheduler 2
Macrobond offers you millions of economic time series, financial instruments, securities and indicators worldwide, which should be most interesting for empirical macroeconomic research.
Thomson One
Thomson ONE delivers a broad and deep range of financial content, all within a workspace that's geared to your needs and workflow. Modules available in Thomson One
Ownership, Private Equity, Deal - M&A
Bloomberg Terminal
Bloomberg is the definitive source of information for real-time and historical security pricing, indicative and fundamental data, customized analytics and business news. 
Compustat Global & North America
  Scheduler 1
  Scheduler 2
Global -> Financial and market data for more than 12.000 international firms from over 80 countries.
North America -> Balance and income data for more than 21.000 US-american and Canadian firms.
Thomson Reuters Spreadsheet Link
Thomson Reuters Spreadsheet Link delivers an extensive global database of information through a user-friendly Microsoft Excel interface. 
Datastream & Worldscope Fundamentals
Extensive database for ease in investigation and representation of financial market data.
KOSPIKorean intraday option data of the KOSPI200 Index 
CreditreformSample of 1.000 insolvent and 20.000 solvent companies in Germany.
Lipper Hedge FundThis global database has been a reliable source of timely, high-quality hedge fund data for over 20 years. LipperHedge Fund Database offers quantitative performance data on over 6,300 actively reporting Hedge funds and Funds of Hedge Funds, plus over
ExecuComp DatabaseComprehensive executive compensation data on the top officers for the S&P 1500 Index.
CRSP Stocks & IndicesComprehensive financial database for stock and indices data from the NYSE, AMEX and the NASDAQ Stock Market.
Eurex - Deutsche BörseComprehensive data series about trade activities at Deutsche Börse.
Bundesagentur für ArbeitSozialversicherungspflichtig Beschäftigte nach Wohn- und Arbeitsort nach Agenturen
DIW SOEPOngoing annual repeat-survey of Germans foreign nationals and immigrants in East and West Germany.
Genesis regionalData and information from the statistical offices of the German Länder and Bund.
IAB Beschäftigungs- stichprobeDaily data regarding employment-biographies of two percent of German employees with social insurance liabilities. 
DWD Wetter DatenDetailed informations from DWD (Deutscher Wetter Dienst) from different weather stations. 
CME Chicago Mercantile ExchangeWeather derivate data from Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Daily Climate in ChinaThe data set about the daily climate in China from 1951 to 2012.
Zeitbudgeterhebung (ZBE)The study (Zeitbudgeterhebungen) conducted by the German statistical office is represented by two cross sections for 1991/92 and 2001/02 for Germany.
Daily Temperature in ChinaThe data set about the daily temperature in China from 1957 to 2009.
Goldmine DatasetThis database provides information on the gold derivatives positions of more than 100 gold mining companies worldwide
Please contact Prof. Adam to get access to this Dataset
FMRI Brain ScanThat data was collected by the Freie Universitaät Berlin and consist of 17 fMRI brain scans (fmridataXcnew) of different subjects
Financial News ArticlesArticles that have been published on the Nasdaq Community platform ( between 2009-10 and 2014-10 with corresponding meta-data such as mentioned stock symbols.
Please contact RDC to get access.
PATSTATPATSTAT contains bibliographical and legal status patent data from leading industrialised and developing countries. This is extracted from the EPO’s databases and is provided as raw data or online.
Limit Order BookNASDAQ's full-depth limit order book for all stocks traded between July 2008 and Oct 2010.
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