How do I cite a work by a think tank?
Note: This post relates to content in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. For up-to-date guidance, see the ninth edition of the MLA Handbook.
A think tank is a type of organization, so you should cite a work by a think tank according to the guidelines in section 2.1.3 of the MLA Handbook for citing a work by a corporate author: “an institution, an association, a government agency, or another kind of organization” (104).
MLA Handbook. 8th ed., Modern Language Association of America, 2016.