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Ethical Codes for the Public Administration. A Comparative Survey


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Title: Ethical Codes for the Public Administration. A Comparative Survey
Authors: Rothstein, Bo
Sorak, Nicholas
Issue Date: Nov-2017
Publication type: article, other scientific
Organization: QoG Institute
Series/Report no.: Working Papers
2017:12
Abstract: This report is an analysis of a number of ethical codes for the national public administration. We present four theoretically grounded reasons for why such codes have been established and in many countries are seen as necessary. These are the limits of laws, the role of expertise in politics, the limits of steering by economic incentives and the problem of “self-interest” in public office. Our analysis departs from earlier studies in that we have included a number of non-western countries. ... more
ISSN: 1653-8919
Related work: http://qog.pol.gu.se/digitalAssets/1663/1663513_2017_12_rothstein_sorak.pdf
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/54302
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