Economics and Finance


APA referencing style tools and tips. Learn to reference your sources with confidence.

Tools and tips

Human beings are rule-following animals by nature; they are born to conform to the social norms they see around them, and they entrench those rules with often transcendent meaning and value. - Fukuyama, F. (2011). The origins of political order : from prehuman times to the French Revolution (1st ed.). Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

APA (American Psychological Association) is a common referencing style used in the School of Economics and Finance. The most recent version is APA 7th edition, published in 2019.

Quick tip

Quotation mark icon used for citation button in the Te Waharoa library searchTry the citation button in Te Waharoa Find your source in the library search. Select the quotation mark icon and then pick your preferred referencing style. Check the citation details are accurate, then simply copy the formatted reference.

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