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The Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) was created in September 2009 to integrate financial economics and rigorous data analytics into the core mission of the SEC. The Division is involved across the entire range of SEC activities, including policy-making, rule-making, enforcement, and examination.

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Financial Statement Data Sets »


NEW! Available for download, financial statement data sets provide selected information extracted from exhibits to corporate financial reports filed with the Commission using eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL). 

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Taxonomies »


NEW! Available for download, Draft 2016 Order Handling Data Schema and Report Renderer for Broker-Dealers.

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Latest Academic Publications

  • Mary E. Barth, Wayne R. Landsman, and Daniel J. Taylor, 2017, The JOBS Act and Information Uncertainty in IPO Firm, The Accounting Review, forthcoming.

  • Natasha Burns, Jan Jindra, and Kristina Minnick, 2017, Sales of Private Firms and the Role of CEO Compensation, Journal of Corporate Finance, forthcoming.

  • Nicole M. Boyson, Jean Helwege,and Jan Jindra, 2016, Thawing Frozen Capital Markets and Backdoor Bailouts: Evidence from the Fed's Liquidity Programs, Journal of Banking and Finance, 76:92-119. (updated)

  • Ryan Goodstein, Paul Hanouna, Carlos Ramirez, and Christof W. Stahel, Contagion Effects in Strategic Mortgage Defaults, 2016, Journal of Financial Intermediation, forthcoming.

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Contact the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis:

Email: DERA@sec.gov

Phone: 202-551-6600