Decision Analysis Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Decision Analysis style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Decision Analysis citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Decision Analysis.

cite Decision Analysis  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Decision Analysis referencing style? (2022 Guide)

When writing an academic paper, you will surely come across the challenge of citing a book properly. Here’s how to do it in Decision Analysis:

Here’s an example book citation in Decision Analysis using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, ed. (Publisher, City).
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Decision Analysis citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings 1st ed. (Random House, New York).
And an in-text citation book citation in Decision Analysis looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Decision Analysis citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Decision Analysis format?

An Decision Analysis citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Decision Analysis journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume(Issue):pages Used.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Decision Analysis:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18(1):161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Decision Analysis style?

The basics of a reference list entry for a web page or web document in Decision Analysis is straight forward. Here’s how

Here’s an Decision Analysis example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Retrieved (October 1, 2022), https://www.example.com.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Retrieved (October 1, 2022), https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Decision Analysis in 2022

Have you discovered something while watching a Youtube channel or video and would like to know how to reference it in Decision Analysis? Here’s how

Here’s a Decision Analysis citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube. Retrieved (October 1, 2022), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Decision Analysis?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Retrieved (October 1, 2022), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Decision Analysis referencing style

Podcasts can be perfect sources of information for your research paper. They cover a wide range of topics you may want to address in your paper. Here’s how to cite them in Decision Analysis

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Decision Analysis.
Lastname F (2000) Title.
Podcast referencing example in Decision Analysis using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Decision Analysis referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Decision Analysis

An example song citation in Decision Analysis.
Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Decision Analysis:
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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