Good government—sometimes that ideal gets buried under headlines about conflicts of interest, cronyism, and campaign finance irregularities.
But at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, we work to promote trust in government by using a framework for ethical decision making. We convene government leaders to share best practices and receive training on fairness, transparency, integrity, and the other elements of values-based government.
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Ethics in the News
Craigslist founder Craig Newmark comments on the need for indicators of trust in online content.
Irina Raicu discusses the work she does relating to online privacy and other internet ethics issues in a Mercury News profile.
Ann Skeet comments on the lack of transparency in the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation.