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Ethical Decision-making in the Public Sector

This solution discusses ethical decision-making in the public sector. It includes Cooper's five steps for ethical decision-making. It offers a very brief overview of ethical decision-making by the public administrator.

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Public Leadership and Cooper's Five Step Model of Ethical Decision-making

Responsible public administrators and public servants promote an ethical workplace and workforce through decisions that are based on ethical guidelines and integrity. These ethical decisions can impact a number of areas that include fair hiring practices, equity in the disbursement of public goods and services, and respecting individual human rights (Cooper, 2012). By recognizing the ethical aspect of decision-making, public administrators and public servants are ...

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Public leadership and ethical decision-making.