Title
● Introduction
– Topic & Question
– Importance
– Hypothesis
– Method
– Anticipation of results
– Plan of the paper
● Background, theory
– Previous research in field
– Your own contribution
– Literature to derive argument
● Method, cases, data
– Description
– Justification
● Results
– Observations (differences/similarities/changes)
– Process/mechanism
– Uncertainty of findings (separate or embedded)
● Conclusion
– Brief summary
– Limitations: opportunities for future research
– Substantive implications
– Normative implications (optional)
● References
(The main bullet points denote the sections of the paper.

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