Answered By: Lippincott Library
Last Updated: Jul 20, 2016     Views: 16

R&D Expenditures is defined by WRDS as "All costs incurred during the year that relate to the development of new products or services."

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Under report Sections on the left ,expand Financials & Ratios Choose Global Detailed Format
In the Income Statement look at Research & Development Expenses

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Choose Compustat North America
Choose Fundamentals Annual
Choose dates
Enter your company in Company Code
In Income Statement Items cursor down to XRD - Research and Development Expense
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