28.06.2018

Infrastructures

The purpose of JSBE infrastructure purchases is to support qualitative and quantitative research at the faculty. The infrastructure purchases also benefit teaching in business studies and economics at the JSBE. Our infrastructures include databases, software and some equipment.

Infrastructures

  • Of equipment infrastructure, digital voice recorders are borrowed for the JSBE faculty/staff and students working on their thesis. Other equipment infrastructure is available only for the JSBE faculty/staff. 
  • Software infrastructure can be used by JSBE faculty/staff, according to the terms of licenses. 
  • Service and data infrastructure are mainly for JSBE faculty/staff and students (restricted by the terms of licenses). More information from the contact person of each infrastructure. 
  • Some of the software and data infrastructures have been installed to selected computers in the classrooms (for example, Stata and DataStream). More information is available from the contact person of each infrastructure. 

Devices

Description

Location

Contact person

Olympos VN-2100PC & VN-3100PC digital voice recorders Digital voice recorders, 13 pcs JSBE Merja Myller
JVC HD Hard Disk Camcorder, model GZ-HD10E Videocamera, 1 pcs, instructions: http://www.jvc.com/ JSBE Sanna Kouvalainen
Canon PowerShot SX220 HS digital camera Digital camera (12,1 Megapixels), with 4GB memory card, 1 pcs. JSBE Sanna Kouvalainen

Software

Description

Location/www-address

Contact person

Adobe Creative Suite Design Standard Win (CS6.0) Includes: InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge and Media Encoder. 1 license. Software transmitted by the IT Services. JSBE  IT Services
Visma Nova 8 pro ERP system for accounting. Used in teaching at course "Laskentatoimen atk- harjoitukset" (bookkeeping). License is renewed annually in January or February. http://www.visma.fi/Ohjelmistoratkaisut/Ohjelmistot/Visma-Nova/Esittely/ Antti Rautiainen, Head of Faculty Administration
Tilitin Software for bookkeeping, will be in trial use at course "Kirjanpito ja tuloslaskenta". http://helineva.net/tilitin/ Antti Rautiainen
SAP GBI (SAP Global Bike) Demo version of the ERP system, remote access from the premises and server of the University of Magdeburg. This software is used in several courses in accounting. http://www.sap.com Antti Rautiainen
NoviCraft client + NoviCraft Play Package license NoviCraft team exercise, which uses  3D game technology, is a tool to improve team working skills, as well as interaction and management skills. NoviCraft Play Package license (3 yrs) includes NoviCraft Server software (5 pcs) and NoviCraft Client software (35 pcs). License is valid 36 months from the delivery. 15-35 students (five times 3-7 students) can play the game simultaneously. Was purchased in May 2015. http://www.ludocraft.com/company/client-cases/ Elina Riivari, Tommi Auvinen, IT Services
Stata 15 Data analysis and statistical software Software for analyzing and compiling statistics.  11 pcs Stata SE 15 network, 2 pcs Stata SE 15 single user and 1 pcs Stata MP4 15 single user licenses. Purchased 19.6.2017. 30 pcs of student lab Stata IC 15 licenses have been purchased to Agora´s classroom Africa in autumn 2017. http://www.stata.com/ Mika Haapanen
RATS Econometrics Software RATS (Regression Analysis of Time Series) is a econometrics and time-series analysis software package. RATS is e.g. for analyzing time series and cross sectional data, developing and estimating econometric models, and forecasting. http://www.estima.com/ Kari Heimonen
Eviews 8 Software e.g. for econometric analysis,  forecasting, simulation and statistical analysis. One license only. http://www.eviews.com/ Juha Junttila
Mplus 6.12 Mplus is a latent variable modeling program from 2011. https://www.statmodel.com/version6.12.shtml Heikki Karjaluoto
SULCA 4.2 (earlier KCL-ECO) LCA accounting software to calculate the environmental impacts of product´s lifecycle, which is used in course Material Flow Management Computer Demos (Corporate Environmental Management CEM). There are 24 EDU licenses in educational use and one BUS license in the use of research. The software is installed in computers in micro classroom in Ohjelmakaari (OHJ10 B162). JSBE Sari Hämäläinen
Citrix XenApp Citrix XenApp offers device independent way to use administrative applications, for example ESS, Rondo, SAP and SoleTM, in different devices and using remote access without VPN connection. Few licenses have been purchased. https://www.jyu.fi/itp/ohjeet/tutoriaalit/citrix-xenapp-hallinnon-sovellukset JSBE Head of Faculty Administration
NVivo 12 NVivo 12 Pro - Perpetual License with Educational Pricing. Software for qualitative data analysis. In total, 4 licenses (3 for Windows and 1 for Mac). Purchased in May 2018 for faculty's computers. JSBE, https://www.qsrinternational.com/nvivo/products Mika Haapanen

 

Service

Description

Location/www-address

Contact person

Remote access to Statistics Finland Research Laboratory Organization contract between JSBE and Statistics Finland for the remote access.  Researcher can access Statistics Finland databases in secured environment with the remote access. For the use, researcher also has to make a project-based contract with Statistics Finland. http://www.stat.fi/tup/mikroaineistot/etakaytto.html Mika Haapanen
Amadeus Jyväskylä University´s library has bought a version, which includes information (incl. financial statements) on 3 298 804 European organizations, amongst 28 704 Finnish companies. The database has wide search and comparison features.  Amadeus is updated once a month. Note, that the dying companies are deleted from the database. Amadeus is in the Nelliportaali. University Library
Webropol Survey University of Jyväskylä has a license for creating www surveys on Webropol tool. https://www.jyu.fi/yliopistopalvelut/kyselyt/webropol webropol@jyu.fi
MrInterview University of Jyväskylä has access to MrInterview tool for creating www surveys. The answers can be analyzed with, for example, SPSS software. The whole staff and students of JYU have the possibility to use MrInterview tool. Using the tool requires a personal username and password. You receive the username and password by sending an e-mail with your name and university username to tilastoneuvonta@jyu.fi. https://koppa.jyu.fi/avoimet/thk/tutkimus/spss/mrInterview JY / Tilastoneuvonta, tilastoneuvonta@jyu.fi & Jukka-Pekka Kesonen
Kauppalehti Digital order and Sijoittajapaketti Key figure analyses, technical analyses, financial statements in excel format, Oma salkku+. 1 license. http://www.kauppalehti.fi/5/i/tilaukset/klfi/esittely/?id=146 Juhani Raatikainen
Kauppalehti Data Services Username includes, for example, data on bankcruptcies and debt restructurings. https://tietopalvelut.kauppalehti.fi/1/etusivu/ Antti Rautiainen

 

Data

Description

Location/www address

Contact person

Political Risk data  A multiple user license to the Political Risk data published by the Political Risk Service in International Country Risk Guide (ICRG). More information about ICRG can be found from here: http://www.prsgroup.com/icrg.aspx and about the index itself, from here: https://www.prsgroup.com/explore-our-products/international-country-risk-guide/ . Basically, data are panel data on 12 different political risks and covers years 1984-2013 and about 140 countries. More details: heikki.lehkonen@jyu.fi. Purchased 16.12.2013. https://www.prsgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/icrgmethodology.pdf Heikki Lehkonen
Thomson Reuters Datastream; Thomson ONE Datastream Academic Package; Datastream IBES current contended acad; Datastream Worldscope contended academic SDC Platinum. Description:  The economic and financial time series database. Includes for example analyst forecasts, equities, equity indices, fixed income securities, exchange rates, interest rates, futures, options, commodities and energy, warrants, funds and trusts, macro forecasts and economic indicators. Bought together with 9 other Finnish institutions. 1 floating license. https://financial.thomsonreuters.com/en/products/tools-applications/trading-investment-tools/datastream-macroeconomic-analysis.html Juha Junttila, Heikki Lehkonen, Juhani Raatikainen; IT Services: Timo Solonen
Voitto+ -company database-CD Voitto+ CD is extensive and versatile company database. It includes the financial statements, key figures and corporation structures of 150 000 Finnish companies, as well as the contact details and www addresses. Released twice a year. 2 CD´s. Max. 5 users, permanent subscription, seller: Asiakastieto. More information: http://www.asiakastieto.fi/web/fi/tuotteet-ja-palvelut/riskienhallinnan-palvelut/yrityspalvelut/voitto or http://www.asiakastieto.fi/voitto/ohje/tp.htm JSBE Antti Rautiainen
Data set on National Net Financial Wealth The data set provides financial wealth figures of major sectors in the economy (NPISH [Household and nonprofit organizations serving for household], Central government, General government and Total economy). The data consist following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Luxemburg, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States. The sample size is 1995-2012. See for closer exposition and the reference of the data set Heimonen, K., Junttila, J., Rönkkö, R., 2016. Balance Sheet Positions in OECD and Post-Soviet Countries since the 1990’s. Working Paper is available from https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2784723. Also codebook is available. Link to the data (> 100 Mb) Kari Heimonen