IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/taf/rapaxx/v35y2013i1p121-134.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Research Note - Low Road Ethics Management: A Baseline Study of Government Departments in the Western Division of Fiji

Author

Listed:
  • Asinate Mausio

Abstract

This research note discusses the main findings of a baseline survey on ethics management in various government departments in one of the four administrative regions of Fiji. It presents a view of how ethics management systems in developing countries like Fiji are often grid-locked into low road, compliance/rules based ethics management systems in the face of a NPM-driven shift from public administration to market-oriented managerial practices. It highlights existing weaknesses in the ethics management systems in various government departments, indicating a gap between government rhetoric on NPM decentralisation and actual practice at the regional level.

Suggested Citation

  • Asinate Mausio, 2013. "Research Note - Low Road Ethics Management: A Baseline Study of Government Departments in the Western Division of Fiji," Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(1), pages 121-134, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:rapaxx:v:35:y:2013:i:1:p:121-134
    DOI: 10.1080/23276665.2013.10779399
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10.1080/23276665.2013.10779399
    Download Restriction: Access to full text is restricted to subscribers.

    As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for a different version of it.

    More about this item

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:taf:rapaxx:v:35:y:2013:i:1:p:121-134. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Chris Longhurst). General contact details of provider: http://www.tandfonline.com/RAPA20 .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.