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BUSI 4940: Business Policy

Company, industry, and market research resources, including SIC/NAICS codes and financial ratios to help students complete assignments for this capstone course.

Getting Started

"You MUST cite sources used per APA or a similar system for referencing. Present citations within the document text, and provide a corresponding list of references at the end of the document. Be sure to put information in your own words, even if you cite where you took it from. Items should not be verbatim unless they are in quotes."

Instructions from BUSI 4940 – Business Policy,  Individual Assignment #1: "Analyzing the External Environment"

Free Citation Generators

The Internet offers several free online citation generators. They can be useful when creating a bibliography, but vary in scope and functionality. Read the directions carefully to avoid errors. Some of the generators offer additional features for a subscription or membership fee.

APA Style Guides

  • APA Formatting and Style Guide, available online from the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University, provides guidelines and examples for formatting a paper and for citing sources in APA style.
  • Citation Styles: APA, available from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Center for Writing Studies, includes a summary of APA style and numerous examples of citations.
  • APA Style, available online from The Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, provides examples of paper formatting, citations, and bibliographies in APA style.
  • CitationFox-APA from the University Libraries at the University of Albany is intended to help with the construction of citations in APA style. CitationFox-APA contains templates and examples for over 500 different resource types. 

APA & Other Style Manuals/Handbooks

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