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Public Sector Ethics


  • Assoc. Prof. Ph.D. Mitu Narcis Eduard

    (University of Craiova Faculty of Economy and Business Administration Craiova, Romania)


In terms of the Explanatory Dictionary of Romanian language, ethics is defined as, among others, the entirety of rules of proper moral conduct corresponding to the ideology of a particular society or organization. In this article we try to catch some of the key issues of definition, application and implementation of the concept of ethics in the public sector.

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  • Assoc. Prof. Ph.D. Mitu Narcis Eduard, 2009. "Public Sector Ethics," Revista Tinerilor Economisti (The Young Economists Journal), University of Craiova, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, vol. 1(13S), pages 27-30, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:aio:rteyej:v:1:y:2009:i:13s:p:27-30

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    1. David Dollar & Shang-Jin Wei, 2007. "Das (Wasted) Kapital; Firm Ownership and Investment Efficiency in China," IMF Working Papers 07/9, International Monetary Fund.
    2. Lars Jonung, 2008. "Lessons from Financial Liberalisation in Scandinavia," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Association for Comparative Economic Studies, vol. 50(4), pages 564-598, December.
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    ethics; code of ethics; public sector;

    JEL classification:

    • D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
    • H11 - Public Economics - - Structure and Scope of Government - - - Structure and Scope of Government
    • J48 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets - - - Particular Labor Markets; Public Policy


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