WRDS sponsoring WFA Best Paper Award

VISIT WRDS AT THE WFA CONFERENCE

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research
platform and business intelligence tool for over 30,000 corporate, academic,
government, and non-profit clients in 33 countries, will be a sponsor at the
Western Finance Association Conference at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel,
Seattle, WA.


WHARTON-WRDS BEST PAPER AWARD FOR EMPIRICAL RESEARCH
will be presented during the Conference luncheon on Friday, June 19.

Look for a press release highlighting this winning paper and authors following
the conference.


NEW DATA COMING SOON
Stop by the WRDS coffee break (2nd floor) on Friday, June 19 to learn more

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