Markkula Center of Applied Ethics

A Guide to Ethics Resources for Government

What is Ethics?

Everyday Ethics and Best Practices

Government Ethics Articles

Ethics Codes

Ethics Laws


Ethics Checklist

Ethics Boards/ Commissions

  • Ethics Committees & Commissions. An explanation of the different roles of committees and commissions on government ethics and the purpose for each. National Conference of State Legislatures.

Ethics and Lobbying

Campaign Ethics

Use of Public Resources

Public Processes

Public Contracting

Relationships: Personal and Public


Revolving Door

Conflict of Interest and Financial Disclosure


Outside Employment

Political Activity

Resource Websites

New Materials

Center News