Econometrica Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)

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How to do citations in Econometrica style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Econometrica 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 Econometrica.

cite Econometrica  — Referencing Guide

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

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Econometrica

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

How to reference a journal article in the Econometrica citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Econometrica format?

An Econometrica 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 Econometrica journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000): “Title,” Container, Volume, 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 Econometrica:
Petit, C., and J. Sieffermann. (2007): “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?,”18, 161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann (2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Econometrica style?

When listing Internet sources in your References or Works Cited, the most important thing to remember is that your goal is to make it easy for a reader to check and consult your sources. Here’s how to cite a website in Econometrica

Here’s an Econometrica example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000): “Title,”Publisher, Accessed 10/01/2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008): “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President,”The Guardian, Accessed 10/01/2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran (2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Econometrica in 2022

If you’ve previously cited a video from a website in Econometrica, then the process for citing a video from YouTube is basically the same. Here’s how to do it

Here’s a Econometrica citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000): “Title,” YouTube,, Accessed 10/01/2022.
So how to cite a video Econometrica?
Pixar. (2015): “Pizza Clip — Inside Out,” YouTube,, Accessed 10/01/2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar (2015)

How to cite a podcast using Econometrica referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Econometrica, all you need to do is the following

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 Econometrica.
Lastname, F. (2000): “Title,”Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in Econometrica using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018): “640: Five Women,”WBEZ Radio.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life (2018)

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

Did you know there are well over 100 million different songs you can cite and reference? Here’s a simple guide to reference any song in Econometrica

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

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