Working papers


Format for in text citation

In text citation example

…has already been calculated (Wittwer, 2020).

OR

Wittwer (2020) confirms that the bushfires were…


Format for reference list

Elements, punctuation & capitalisation

Working Paper with DOI 

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C.C. (Year, Month). Title of work. (Working Paper No. #). https://doi.org/xxxxxxxxx

Working Paper without DOI

Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C.C. (Year, Month). Title of work. (Working Paper No. #). URL

Reference list example

Givord, P. (2020, April). How a student’s month of birth is linked to performance at school: New evidence from PISA (OECD Education Working Papers No. 221). https://doi.org/10.1787/19939019

OR

Wittwer, G. (2020, March). The 2019-20 Australian Economic Crisis Induced by Bushfires and COVID-19 from the Perspective of Grape and Wine Sectors (CoPS Working Paper No. G-299). https://www.copsmodels.com/ftp/workpapr/g-299.pdf

OR

Huong, D., Donoghoe, M., Hughes, N., & Goesch, T. (2018, November). A micro-simulation model of irrigation farms in the southern Murray-Darling basin [Working paper]. Australian Bueau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences.  https://www.agriculture.gov.au/abares/research-topics/working-papers/micro-simulation-model-irrigation-farms

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Style notes for this reference type

  • APA 7 Publication Manual, p. 330, examples 50 to 59
  • Working papers are treated like issues briefs. If they have a number, this should be included in brackets after the title.
  • If the working paper has no number, include the description of working paper in square brackets after the title.
  • If the working paper will be taken down from the host site, state the retrieved from details before the URL

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