These citations are based on APA 7th edition but have been modified to meet the requirements of SMU Cox School of Business instructors. Check with your professor regarding the appropriate citation style for your course.
The following is an example of references on a reference page for the type of articles you will be using for this assignment. Examples of in-text references can be found in Citing Business Sources.
Bloom, B. (2020, April). Salty Snacks – US-April 2020. Retrieved from Mintel database
eMarketer. (2020). Retail e-commerce sales including digital services in the United States from 2014-2020. [Chart]. Statista. Retrieved from http://www.statista.com
FTSE Russell. (2020). Consumer data. Retrieved from Mergent Intellect database
FTSE Russell. (2020). Verizon Communications, Inc. [Competitors list]. Retrieved from Mergent Intellect database
FTSE Russell. (2020). Wireless telecommunications services [Industry profile]. First Research. Retrieved from Mergent Intellect database
Gambardella, A. (2020, April). Private equity, hedge funds, and investment vehicles in the U.S. [Industry outlook]. IBISWorld Industry Report 52599. Retrieved from IBISWorld database
Mintel. (2020, May). Marketing to Gen Z – US- May 2020. Retrieved from Mintel database
MRI-Simmons. (2019). Spring 2017 NHCS adult 06-month. [Computer software]. Retrieved from Simmons Insights database
Pew Research Center. (2019, Jan. 8-Feb. 7). College graduates especially likely to read books in a variety of formats. Retrieved from http://pewresearch.org
SimplyAnalytics (2020). Map with % housing tenure. Retrieved from SimplyAnalytics database
The Nielsen Company (2020, January). Prizm household distribution 2018 [Collin County report]. Retrieved from Mergent Intellect database
U.S. Census Bureau (2020). Means of transportation to work in Texas. [Data]. American Community Survey. Retrieved from http://data.census.gov
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