The December 2014 cut of the CRSP US Treasury database (shipping in January 2015) will be the last to include Legacy files and the sample programs that accompany them. In December 2010, CRSP introduced a new set of Treasuries files that included many enhancements over the original daily and monthly files. CRSP then consolidated the original files into a Legacy folder READ MORE
In 2014, SSRN averaged 1 million paper downloads per month. Papers from CRSP Board Members and Chicago Booth Professors Eugene F. Fama and Tobias Moskowitz are included in the list of top paper downloads.
Eugene F. Fama, 2013 Nobel laureate in economic sciences, is widely recognized as the "father of modern finance." Professor Fama is the CRSP Chairman of the Board and Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at Chicago Booth.