Software, Databases and Data Sources

Available statistical software

There are available various statistical software for students and employees of FBE MENDELU. You can find information in Czech language about all of them at Informatika @ MENDELU.

Information about selected software find below.

STATA

Stata FBE MENDELU has a network licence for 20 clients of programme Stata.

Please contact David Procházka for installation description, media and instalation key.

SPSS

SPSS IBM SPSS Statistics is statistical analysis software that is widely used for reporting, analysis and direct decision support, business analytics, both for strategic decisions and for operational management. It can be connected to any database and is used both in one-off analyzes and in continuous process monitoring; serves to describe the situation and to support repeated or regular decision-making. Suitable for applications in science, marketing, human resources and research, for processing laboratory measurements and summarizing data from large and small databases of various types.

There are 20 concurrent licenses available on the PEF, allowing 20 users to work with the software at the same time. The license server for IBM SPSS Statistics 25 is installed on the server mozart.mendelu.cz. The installation ISO can also be downloaded from mozart, the storage can be mounted via the Windows dialog box Mount Network Drive. The path to the shared disk is: \\mozart.mendelu.cz\amadeus, user name: wolfgang; password: on request from hana.vranova@mendelu.cz.

The installation ISO file needs to be attached (Windows 8 can do it automatically, in older ones you need a program for working with ISO files) or burn it to a DVD or create an installation flash. When you open the installation media, the IBM SPSS Statistics 25 installation menu dialog opens. If the installation menu does not open itself, you can run it from Windows\setup.exe, which is located on the installation media.

In the menu, click Install IBM SPSS Statistics 25 and select Concurrent user license when prompted for the license type. In the following steps, you will be prompted to enter the IP address of the server. In the "License Manager name or Server IP Address" field, enter mozart.mendelu.cz and click the Set button. We will select other installer options as needed.

MATLAB

Matlab FBE MENDELU has also licence for programme MATLAB.

All information can be found at website of Assoc. Prof. Hampel.

Databases and Data Sources

PEF MENDELU also has various databases from various areas of economic research. An overview of the databases is given below. If you are interested in obtaining data from any of the available databases, it is necessary to contact the relevant person. The acquisition and use of data is subject to an agreement with the relevant contact person and the possibilities of dissemination and use of the data specified in the contract with the data provider.

ALBERTINA

Albertina The Albertina database contains information on companies in the Czech republic and Slovakia. For employees and students of FBE is available at the following links. It is possible to download the database in one comprehensive Excel workbook (download here) or for easier opening in several separate workbooks of 200 thousand lines (download here). The password for opening the archives will be provided by Bc. Dominika Doubková (dominika.doubkova@mendelu.cz).

Official website

BECK-ONLINE

Beck-online logo

Beck online is Law Information System in Czech language.

Use this link to access the database.

Official website

CROWDSURFER

CROWDSURFER is data platform for search and information about financial and investment opportunities.

Contact person: assoc. prof. Svatopluk Kapounek (svatopluk.kapounek@mendelu.cz).

ORBIS

Orbis Logo The ORBIS, Bank ORBIS and Insurance ORBIS databases contain information on 300 million companies worldwide. It is a unique source for corporate data, allowing you to compare companies internationally. At FBE MENDELU, the database is accessible from the Financial Laboratory in building Q, classroom Q24. The database is installed on the teacher's computer, no special login data is required to access the database.

The contact person for access to the laboratory is Mrs. Irena Marečková (irena.mareckova@mendelu.cz) from the Department of Finance.

Official website

SHARE

Share logo Share is a multidisciplinary international database containing microdata on health, socio-economic situation, social and family networks of respondents older than 50 years. SHARE now covers the 27 countries of the European Union and Israel. The Czech Republic has been participating in the survey regularly since the second wave of the survey since 2006. Full access to the data can be obtained free of charge. Information on data access is described here.

Official website

UK DATA SERVICE

UK Data Service UK DATA Service provides access to the following data:

  • UK census data (1971-2011)
  • UK survey data
  • Cross-national survey data
  • International macro databanks
  • Cohort and longitudinal studies
  • Business microdata
  • Qualitative and mixed methods data

Free access to the data can be obtained upon registration. The rules for using the database are available here.