The Code of Ethics and 8 Priniciples for Public Administration
Learning objectives associated with this discussion
Explain ethical dilemmas.
Understand bureaucratic ethics; holding public administrators to higher standards and the accountability of public administration.
Understand the correlation between ethical behavior and effective bureaucrats and governments.
Instructions for this Discussion
For this discussion, respond to the following:
Ethics provide assurances for the field of public administration in several different ways. Public administrators are given guidelines to adhere to in their daily processes and procedures. Co-workers in the public sector can feel secure about the standards of operation, and they have clear expectations of how others will interact within their work environment. In addition, they subscription to ethics assures the community that there is an atmosphere of integrity in the implementation of public resources.
It is important for students to understand the value of ethics in the field of public administration. A solid understanding of a code of ethics can ensure students have a solid framework for their own integrity and commitment to ethics in public administration.
Review The Code of Ethics and 8 Principles for Public Administration according to American Society of Public Administration and select one or two principles that you feel are most important and explain why. Next, propose any additions or changes to the ethics code that you feel is missing or should be removed. Explain you thoughts in a comprehensive manner.
Your initial post should be at least 250 words. You will also need to post a response to at least two of your classmates’ posts.
Also, make sure that your response(s) are substantial and consist of at least 100 words.
DOCUMENTS TO HELP DISCUSSION
THIS IS FOR POST AND REPLY TO TWO CLASSMATES